Oscar-Nominated Actor Robert Forster Dies at 78


LOS ANGELES (KTLA) —  Robert Forster, a longtime leading man nominated for his role in Quentin Tarantino’s “Jackie Brown,” has died, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

He was 78.

Forster’s publicist told the Hollywood Reporter that the actor died from brain cancer at his home in Los Angeles.

The actor was also known for his roles in “Medium Cool,” “Mulholland Drive” and “Psycho.”

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