Thursday, September 21, 2017

RIP Bernie Casey


Former pro football player turned actor Bernie Casey has died...
 
According to reports Bernie Casey, 78, died on Wednesday in L.A. after a short illness.

Following a 7 year stint in the NFL Casey was cast in over 80 roles in Hollywood including 70s classics Cleopatra Jones, Cornbread Earl and Me and comedy cult favorites Revenge of the Nerds and I'm Gonna Get You Sucka.

10 comments:

Anonymous said...

So sad to hear about his death. He was hot and sexy back in the day.

country said...

Rest easy Mr. Casey. He was a class act. Very nice person.

Anonymous said...

Awww, RIP Mr. Casey. He was a bonafide sex symbol, was intelligent and classy. Thank you for repping the brothers so beautifully. Rest in peace.

The King Of The Real said...

I'm gonna get you sucks was legit

Anonymous said...

Ditto 9:03 he was one of my mom's favorites.

Anonymous said...

R.I.P. Mr Casey a good actor and football player.

Anonymous said...

So sorry to hear this.

I absolutely LOVED him in "I'm Gonna Get You Sucka" ("EVERY HERO NEEDS A THEME SONG", lol...)

RIP, Mr. Casey.

Anonymous said...

he was in The Revenge of the Nerds..when the nerds joined that black fraternity. that shirt was funny.

he was also in the blaxploitation version "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"

Anonymous said...

Awww man I'm so sorry to hear this wow I remember him in corn bread earl and me he played a police officer and in tick,tick,and in Cleopatra Jones and in hitman he was definitely a 70s actor a ledgend great guy o wow this is heartbreaking I'm so sorry to hear this I send my condolences and sympathy to the family R.I.P. Bernie u were a great actor

Anonymous said...

I always loved his work. So many great roles and movies. He really scared me when he played a monster in the movie Gargoyles. My condolences to his family.

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