IN MEMORIAM – David Hedison

David Hedison, 2009

Albert David Hedison Jr. (May 20, 1927 – July 18, 2019)

Actor David Hedison has passed away. He was noted for roles in a few classic films, such as The Enemy Below (1957), The Fly (1958), and The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965). Science fiction fans knew Hedison as Captain Lee Crane of the submarine Seaview in the Irwin Allen TV series Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964 – 1968). In later years, he would portray CIA agent Felix Leiter in two James Bond films, Live and Let Die (1973) and Licence to Kill (1989). Hedison was 92.