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Morgan Stevens Dies: Veteran Television Actor On ‘Fame’ And ‘Melrose Place’ Was 70

Morgan Stevens, who performed a form of roles on television sooner than a tragic war of phrases with police derailed his occupation, became came across pointless at age 70 in his home this day as a part of a police wellness take a look at. No knowledge on the reason at the wait on of demise became launched by police.

His demise became first reported by TMZ.

Born October 16, 1951, in Knoxville, Tennessee, Stevens headed to Hollywood rapidly after graduating college. He appeared as Paul Northridge in a single episode of The Waltons and in three reunion films, at the side of A Wedding on Walton’s Mountain, by which his persona married Erin Walton (performed by Mary Elizabeth McDonough).

His first main role became taking part in teacher David Reardon all the plan in which thru two seasons of the TV mask Reputation. Stevens appeared in 20 episodes all the plan in which thru season 2, then appeared as an occasional guest star when the mask became syndicated, writing a third season episode, Exercise A Falling Star. 

While engaged on Reputation, Stevens also had one shot roles on The Cherish Boat, The Return of Marcus Welby M.D., Airwolf, and the authentic Magnum P.I. among other reveals. He also costarted within the TV film Roses are for the Rich

All of that came to a stop in August 1989, when Morgan had a minor car accident and became arrested on suspicion of DUI by the Los Angeles police. While in custody, he became severely beaten, struggling a broken nose, fractured cheek, dislocated jaw and nerve distress to his face. A blood alcohol take a look at cleared him of the DUI value, and his remedy became later settled in a lawsuit against LAPD.

Morgan returned to performing in 1992, taking part in “Nick Diamond” in seven episodes of the tv hit Melrose Living. But work modified into sporadic, and his closing appearance became in 1999 in an episode of Walker, Texas Ranger. 

Knowledge on survivors and memorial plans became no longer at once available within the market.

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