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‘Agent J’ Remembers ‘MIB’s ‘Agent Zed’ Who Has Died


Award-winning actor and native Texan Rip Torn has died.   Torn who graced the stage and screen for over 6 decades. One of his most memorable roles as the foul-mouthed talk show producer in The Larry Sanders Show (1992-98), which garnered him six Emmy award nominations as best supporting actor in a comedy series, and finally the WIN in 1996.

Among acting credits Torn co-starred alongside Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones in the original version of the Men In Black  series as ‘Agent Zed.’

Smith served up condolences on IG with a still photo and the words, “RIP, Rip.”  Torn was 88.


Here’s a clip of Smith as the soon-to-be ‘Agent J’ from MIB I

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