The actor's agent, Mitchell Stubbs confirmed the news on Saturday and the agency's Twitter shared that Stiers' had passed away at his home in Newport, Oregon.
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For his work on "MASH", Stiers was twice Emmy nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy or variety or music series, in 1981 and 1982, and he earned a third Emmy nomination for his performance in NBC miniseries "The First Olympics: Athens 1896" as William Milligan Sloane, the founder of the U.S. Olympic Committee. The CBS sitcom, which was set during the Korean War, is one of the most watched TV shows of all time. He was also the voice of an announcer in George Lucas' 1971 feature directorial debut, THX 1138. As the snobbish Winchester, Stiers was a flawless foil for Alan Alda's lovable, wise-cracking character Hawkeye Pierce.
Stiers was also musically inclined: He served as the associate conductor for the Newport Symphony Orchestra in OR and guest-conducted dozens of orchestras around the world, said Entertainment Weekly. "He was an extraordinary person, a gifted actor, phenomenal musician, and my sweet, dear shy friend, who kiddingly called me Letitia". He appeared in several Perry Mason TV movies in the 1980s, as well. He also starred in several Woody Allen films, including "Shadows and Fog" and "Mighty Aphrodite", and was known for his voice-acting roles in such Disney films as "The Hunchback of Notre Dame", "Pocahontas", "Atlantis: The Lost Empire" and "Beauty and the Beast".
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All was not lost, and Elton carried on his set, hammering out a string of bangers including A Circle of Life from The Lion King . Elton John left the stage in Las Vegas because a "rude" fan was interfering with the performance, he said on Saturday.
Although most known Steirs from his role in the cast of MASH, where he played Maj.
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