Powers Boothe, American actor, Died at 68


Powers Allen Boothe was born on June 1, 1948, and died May 14, 2017.

He was an American television and film actor.

Boothe has many notable roles include his Emmy-winning portrayal of Jim Jones in Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones and his turns as TV detective Philip Marlowe in the 1980s, Cy Tolliver on Deadwood, “Curly Bill” Brocious in Tombstone, Vice-President and subsequently President Noah Daniels on 24, and Lamar Wyatt in Nashville.

He was married to his college sweetheart Pam in 1969, and they had two children: Parisse and Preston.

Boothe died in his sleep on the morning of from natural causes.