Death of Richard Lynch

February 12, 1936 - June 19, 2012
Los Angeles, California | Age 76

Actor of horror & sci-fi films dies
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DERRIK J. LANG, The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Lynch, who employed his platinum hair and scarred face to play villainous characters in such films as "Bad Dreams" and "The Sword and the Sorcerer," has died. He was 76.

Lynch's representative, Mike Baronas, said the actor's body was found Tuesday at his home in Palm Springs, Calif., by Lynch's friend, actress Carol Vogel.

Baronas said Vogel found him on the kitchen floor, and that "from what I currently...

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