Actor Brian Dennehy, who had a small role in the Season 5 episode “Souvenirs,” died yesterday (April 15) at the age of 81. He played an M.P. who interrogates Frank about a priceless 800-year-old vase. The episode aired in 1977, the same year Dennehy started his acting career.
He went on to appear in movies like First Blood, Cocoon, F/X, Tommy Boy, and Romeo + Juliet. He also had regular roles in TV shows Star of the Family, Birdland, The Fighting Fitzgeralds. Dennehy earned two Tony Awards for his work on the stage.