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Lane Smith

Lane Smith
Smith as Perry White in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Personal information
Birth nameWalter Lane Smith III
Birth dateApril 29, 1936
Place of birthMemphis, Tennessee
Date of deathJune 13, 2005(age 69)
Death placeNorthridge, California
OccupationActor, Presenter
SpouseDebbie Benedict (2000 2005) (his death)
Sydne MacCall (?-?)(Divorced)

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Walter Lane Smith III (April 29, 1936 - June 13, 2005) was an American actor. Some of his well known roles included portraying collaborator entrepreneur Nathan Bates in the NBC television series V, Mayor Bates in the film Red Dawn, newspaper editor Perry White in the ABC series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and American President Richard Nixon in The Final Days, for which he received a Golden Globe award nomination.

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