Newswire: R.I.P. George Coe, original SNL cast member and voice of Woodhouse on Archer
George Coe, an Oscar-nominated actor and longtime voiceover artist, has died. He was 86.
For more than 50 years, Coe worked in the stage, film, and television industries, with an especially extensive array of commercial work. Born in Queens, New York, Coe began his career in theater, appearing in 1957 opposite Angela Lansbury in the original cast of Mame. He went on to to appear in films like Kramer Vs. Kramer, and in 1968 was nominated for a Best Live-Action Short Film Oscar for “The Dove,” a satire of Ingmar Bergman films, which he both starred in and co-directed.
Coe acquired a long list of television appearances over the years, including shows like Star Trek: The Next Generation, Bones, The King of Queens, Nip-Tuck, Grey’s Anatomy, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Gilmore Girls, and The West Wing. One of his most notable roles is as an original member of Saturday Night …