BREAKING: Beloved Television Actor Found Dead


March 18, 2016 1:13pm PST

Hollywood actor Joe Santos, known for his role as Lt. Dennis Becker on The Rockford Files, died on Friday at the age of 84.

According to The Political Insider, Santos passed away in Santa Monica, California after suffering a heart attack earlier this week. Santos was a working actor for over fifty years, and his 93 credits included roles on shows like The Sopranos and had a role in Magnum, P.I.


However, Santos was best known for his role of Becker on The Rockford Files, which aired from 1974-1980. He was nominated for an Emmy for his work on the series. His last acting role was in the movie Chronic in 2015.

Santos leaves behind two sons and a daughter. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time!


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