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Gary Collins, RIP

BILOXI, Miss. — TV and radio personality Gary Collins, known for his roles in television series including “The Sixth Sense” and “Charlies Angels” has died of natural causes at a hospital here Oct. 13. He was 74.
Longtime MSTies will remember his role as Steve Bancroft in the movie in episode K19- HANGAR 18.

The AP has an obit.

8 Replies to “Gary Collins, RIP”

  1. radioman970 says:

    Ah ha! I came just to see if he was being listed.

    For some reason I remembered him for a magazine show with PM in the title… ???

    RIP.

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  2. trickymutha says:

    RIP- you were one of the MST power Steves. I will watch Hangar 18 in your honor.

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  3. GRL says:

    @Radioman970-

    He was the host of Hour Magazine during the 1980s, which was in competition with PM Magazine during that period- could that be the origin of the confusion?

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  4. snowdog says:

    RIP Gary Collins. I promise to stop confusing you with David Hartman. Thanks for being in one of the only two movies I saw before it was MSTed: Hanger 18.

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  5. CatraDhtem says:

    It would have been interesting to see if any TV obits for him merely cut to an episode of Night Gallery.

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  6. fatbarkeep says:

    Just picked up the KTMA episodes and am in the middle of watching “Hangar 18”
    Rave on Gary/Steve! Will watch in your honor.

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  7. radioman970 says:

    @GRL That’s probably it. I think we watched the one without him.

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  8. Gary Bowden says:

    Grew up watching him and his wife in the 70’s on talk shows and tv shows,then the commercials he did,too..Haven’t watched HANGER 18 in a while,which I guess I’ll do in his honor..Here’s another movie he did…http://www.modcinema.com/categories/3-made-for-tv/474-getting-away-from-it-all-tv-1972-dvd?order=title_a-z&page=3

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