R.I.P | 'Alien' Actor Yaphet Kotto Dies At 81
Played a villain in some roles but a role model in the lives of most
Yaphet Kotto most known for his performance in Ridley Scott's Alien has just recently passed at 81. You may have also recognized him as one of the James Bond villains (Live and Let Die).
He passed away Tuesday, with his death being confirmed by his agent, Ryan Goldhar.
Yaphet Kotto was a go-to for criminals or officers. He received a Primetime Emmy Award for his role in the television show "Raid on Entebbe" as President Idi Amin.
Roles of Yaphets also include Live and Let Die, The Thomas Crown Affair, Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare, The Star Chamber, Warning Sign, Two if By Sea, and many, many more.