Long time television actor George Murdock has passed away. While not exactly a household name, Mr Murdock was recognizable thanks to his unique appearance, and appeared in an enormous number of TV roles during his career, as well as a small number of film roles – namely in Star Trek: The Final Frontier, Earthquake, Final Analysis, Looney Toons: Back in Action, and The X Files: Fight The Future. Among his many, many television appearances includes episodes of shows like The Mod Squad, Gunsmoke, Little House On The Prairie, The Dukes Of Hazzard, Knight Rider, Dynasty, ER, Chicago Hope, Battlestar Galactica, Smallville, CSI and most recently Torchwood: Miracle Day. His most famous roles include Dr Salick in Battlestar Galactica, the Second Elder in The X-Files, and as Lt Scanlon in Barney Miller.
Mr Murdock passed away on April 30th. He was 81.