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John Forsythe

John Forsythe
in a trailer for The Trouble with Harry (1955)
Personal information
Birth nameJacob Lincoln Freund
Birth dateJanuary 29, 1918
Place of birthPenns Grove, New Jersey, U.S.
Date of deathApril 01, 2010(age 92)
Death placeSanta Ynez, California, U.S.
Cause of deathPneumonia
EducationAbraham Lincoln High School
Alma materUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Years active1943 - 2003
SpouseParker McCormick (1939 43; divorced; 1 son)
Julie Warren (1943 94; her death; 2 daughters)
Nicole Carter (2002 2010; until his death)

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John Forsythe (born Jacob Lincoln Freund; January 29, 1918 - April 1, 2010) was an American stage, television and film actor. Forsythe starred in three television series, spanning four decades and three genres: as single playboy father Bentley Gregg in the sitcom Bachelor Father (1957 1962); as the unseen millionaire Charles Townsend on the crime drama Charlie's Angels (1976 1981), and as patriarch Blake Carrington on the soap opera Dynasty (1981 1989). He hosted World of Survival (1971 1977).

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