Shock for showbiz world as much loved actor dies

Actor Robert Clary, who played the role of Corporal Louis LeBeau on the TV series Hogan’s Heroes, died Wednesday at his Los Angeles home at the age of 96.

Clary’s granddaughter Kim Wright confirmed his death to The Hollywood Reporter.

Clary, a Holocaust survivor, was the last living member of the principal cast of the CBS sitcom which ran for six seasons from September 1965 to April 1971.

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