Kevin McCarthy Dead at 96

Posted Tue Sep 14, 2010 at 06:00 AM PDT by

The acclaimed actor best known for starring in 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers' has passed away.

News is reporting that Kevin McCarthy, also fondly remembered as the mad scientist in 'Piranha,' has died.

McCarthy was nominated for a Best Supporting Oscar in 1951 for 'Death of a Salesman.'

The only other details surrounding his passing at this time was that he died on Saturday. He was 96.

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