A dynamic duo like Jack Klugman and Tony Randall doesnt come along very often! Even though the two didnt get off on the right foot when they first started filming The Odd Couple in 1970, it was only a matter of time until they put their differences aside and became the best of friends.
Where are Jack Klugman and Tony Randall friends?
STAMBERG: Jack Klugman and Tony Randall became friends in their five TV seasons together, but they didnt socialize much outside of work. Then in 1989, Klugman got throat cancer.
Did Jack Klugman have throat cancer?
Klugman, who lost his voice to throat cancer in the 1980s and trained himself to speak again, died with his wife at his side. He had a great life and he enjoyed every moment of it and he would encourage others to do the same, son Adam Klugman said.
What ever happened to Jack Klugman?
Death. Klugman died at the age of 90 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, of prostate cancer on December 24, 2012. A New York Times obituary described him as an extraordinary actor ennobling the ordinary.
What happened on the last episode of The Odd Couple?
March 7, 1975 The Odd Couple/Final episode date
How old was Jack Klugman when he was in The Odd Couple?
90 years (1922–2012) Jack Klugman/Age at death
Did Gene Rayburn and Jon Bauman get along?
The set, while it was inventive, it couldve been a bit better. Gene Rayburn hated working with Jon Bauman. It was so bad, its cancellation likely contributed to longtime Goodson producer Ira Skutchs departure from Mark Goodson Productions (despite Skutch not having any involvement with this show).