#1 Paul Picerni, Actor in ‘Untouchables,’ Dies at 8801-25-2011, 07:01 AMPaul Picerni, a prolific television and screen actor best known as Agent Eliot Ness’s right-hand man in the hit 1960s series “The Untouchables,” died on Jan. 12 at his home in Llano, Calif.
The cause was a heart attack, his manager, John Gloske, said.
When Agent Ness, played by Robert Stack, burst through the doors of a Prohibition-era speakeasy in Chicago, just a step behind him was his stocky, jet-black-haired sidekick, Lee Hobson, portrayed by Mr. Picerni (pronounced pitch-ER-nee). ...
01-25-2011, 08:11 AM
I loved this show and used to watch it religiously.
I hadn't thought of "Lee" in years, it's nice to know
that he lived a long, and I hope happy life.
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