James Lipton, the longtime host of "Inside the Actors Studio," has died at the age of 93, according to Ovation TV, which currently airs episodes of the show. Lipton died at his home Monday morning after a battle with bladder cancer, his wife, Kedakai Turner, told The New York Times and TMZ."There are so many James Lipton stories but I'm sure he would like to be remembered as someone who loved what he did and had tremendous respect for all the people he worked with," Turner, his wife of nearly 50 years, told TMZ.
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Inside the Actor Studio's James Lipton Dies at 93James Lipton, the multi-hyphenate actor-iconoclast of Inside the Actors Studio fame has died at 93. Inside the Actors Studio, his most well-known creation has been viewed by over 80 million people in...ovationtv.com537:17 PM - Mar 2, 2020Twitter Ads info and privacy26 people are talking about this
Lipton was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Jewish immigrant parents. After serving in the Air Force, he moved to New York where he worked in radio and later wrote operas.