American film, stage, television actor, and a television director. Ben Gazzara has passed away; he was eighty one years old. Gazzara’s career consisted of playing virile roles on stage, screen, TV and in real life; he has passed away in Manhattan.
His cause of death was pancreatic cancer; his lawyer had informed The New York Times. He was a very accomplished actor; he was married to Elke Stuckman at when he died. At one point in his life he battled throat cancer, and he also suffered a stroke.