The blog of a 49 year-old gay man living in Melbourne, Australia; a writer, broadcaster, critic, arts advocate and Doctor Who fan.
Tuesday, February 28, 2006
The Night Stalker is dead!
Vale Darren McGavin, the actor who played journalist Cark Kolchack in the telemovies The Night Stalker and The Night Strangler, and went on to play the character in the cult TV series Kolchak: The Night Stalker. He later appeared in a two-part story in The X-Files, whose creator Chris Carter credited The Night Stalker with inspiring his series. McGavin died Saturday, in Los Angeles, aged 83.