You may not know the name, but you have seen the face in SO many great movies and television shows.
Jon Polito, best known for his role in The Big Lebowski, has died. He was 65 years old.
The immensely talented character actor was perhaps most commonly regarded in the film world for his contributions to various Coen brothers films, including the aforementioned Lebowski, as well as Miller's Crossing, and Barton Fink.
John McNaughton, a director who worked with Polito on the TV show Homicide: Life on the Street, revealed the news on his Facebook page early Friday morning, sharing that his dear friend and collaborator had passed on.
McNaughton wrote, in part: