|Telly Savalas (1924 - 1994)|
|The Twilight Zone: Living Doll (1963) [Erich Streator]: Falls down a flight of stairs after tripping over the talking doll.
The Dirty Dozen (1967) [Archer J. Maggott]: Shot in the chest by Jim Brown in the German chateau, after Telly turns towards Jim, firing wildly. (Thanks to Robert)
The Scalphunters (1968) [Jim Howie]: Shot in the chest by Ossie Davis during a struggle. (Thanks to Brian)
The Assassination Bureau (1969) [Lord Bostwick]: Killed in an explosion/crash (along with Curd Jurgens) when the zeppelin catches fire after Telly fires his gun. (Thanks to Brian)
Mackenna's Gold (1969) [Sgt. Tibbs]: Stabbed in the chest when Ted Cassidy throws a tomahawk at him.
Violent City (Citta violenta; The Family) (1970) [Weber]: Shot in the chest by Charles Bronson in Telly's office.
Crime Boss (I Familiari delle vittime non saranno avvertiti; The Mafia Terminator; New Mafia Boss) (1972) [Don Vincenzo]: Machine-gunned by Antonio Sabato Sr. (Thanks to Johan)
Scenes from a Murder (L'Assassino...e al telefono) (1972) [Ranko]: Crushed to death when a theatrical backdrop comes down on him as he chases Anne Heywood through the theater.
Horror Express (Panico en el Transiberiano; Panic in the Trans-Siberian Train) (1973) [Captain Kazan]: Dies when the body-hopping alien "erases" his brain on the train; he comes back to life (along with many of the alien's other victims) under the alien's control, but is killed once again when the train crashes.
Joys (1976) [Lieutenant Theo Kojak]: Killed by Johnny Carson. (I haven't seen this special, but I've read that every single guest star was killed one by one by a mysterious figure who was ultimately revealed as Johnny.) (Played for comic effect.)
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979) [Captain Stefan Svevo]: Killed, along with the rest of his thugs, when what's left of the ship explodes. (Thanks to Liz)