#1 'Mission: Impossible' actor Peter Graves found dead03-14-2010, 10:11 PM
Los Angeles, California (CNN) -- Actor Peter Graves, best known for his starring role on TV's "Mission: Impossible," was found dead Sunday at his home, according to a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department. He was 83.
There was no sign of foul play in the actor's death, officer Karen Rayner said.
Graves portrayed the character Jim Phelps for all but one of the seven years "Mission: Impossible" ran on CBS, from 1967-1973. He won a Golden Globe in 1971 for his work on the show, and he was also nominated for an Emmy.
He reprised the role from 1988 to 1990 when the show resurfaced on ABC.
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