Obit

Actor Steve Landesberg Dies at 65

Steve Landesberg, the actor best-known for his role on the long-running television series Barney Miller, has died at the age of 65. He recently appeared in the movie Forgetting Sarah Marshall, but had suffered from cancer. Landesberg portrayed Arthur Dietrich in the sitcom Barney Miller, which aired from 1975-82. Admired for his deadpan roles in both television and movies, Landesberg also appeared in shows like The Golden Girls, Cosby, and most recently a Starz series called Head Case.