|March 11 2014 17:59:46|
· Guests Online: 1
· Members Online: 0
· Total Members: 1,079
· Newest Member: lorddallasoftacoma
Last Seen Users
Dom DeLuise (Urgo) sadly passed away in his sleep after a long illness on Monday 4th May.
Dom was an amazing guy, an actor, a comedian and a chef. He is survived by his wife and his three sons, whom we know from the Stargate franchise; Peter DeLuise (actor/director of many episodes throughout SG-1, Atlantis and Universe), Michael DeLuise (played Nick Marlowe/Colonel Danning in Wormhole Xtreme) and David DeLuise (played Carter's love interest Pete Shanahan).
Dom has brightened the lives of decades of many TV viewers, movie-goers and theatre attendees alike. He was also an author, having published several cook books. As an actor, he was incredibly prolific, appearing in scores of movies and TV shows, in Broadway plays and voicing characters for numerous cartoon shows. Dom worked a lot with Mel Brooks and Burt Reynolds.
Personally, I never had the pleasure of meeting Dom, only his son Peter. Peter told me a story once when he was on a movie set and he went to see his father. He fondly recalled that Dom was being fiercely protected by security and that he couldn't get to his dad. When his dad noticed him, he was the one to shout... "That's my son!" In his familiar booming voice. It's clear to see how much of Dom is in his three boys, with their sense of humour and humility towards others. He will be sadly missed by all.
Rest in Peace Dom DeLuise
Please Login to Post a Comment.
Rating is available to Members only.
Please login or register to vote.
No Ratings have been Posted.
Please click the button I Consent Cookies to hide this bar and accept our cookies. If you continue to use the site with no action taken, we'll assume that you consent our cookies anyway.
Stargate SG-1™ & Stargate Atlantis™ & Stargate Universe™ © 2010 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc / Sony.
Alpha Prime theme by Nick Jones (RIP).
Render time: 0.07 seconds
25,400,576 unique visits