Veteran TV host James Lipton has died, aged 93

Veteran TV host James Lipton has died, aged 93

Veteran TV host and writer James Lipton, famous for “Inside the Actors Studio”, has died at the age of 93, TMZ reports.

The man had a storied career in and around television and film. Of course, he served as the Dean Emeritus of the Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University in NYC for several years.

Lipton passed away peacefully Monday morning at his New York City home.

Lipton has interviewed stars like Ben Affleck, Halle Berry, Jeff Bridges, Morgan Freeman, Ian McKellen, Eddie Murphy, Faye Dunaway, Robert Duvall, Ron Howard, Anthony Hopkins, Jim Carrey, Al Pacino, Gwyneth Paltrow, Willem Dafoe, Brad Pitt, Henry Winkler, Betty White, Naomi Watts, Chris Rock, Whoopi Goldberg, Hugh Grant and on and on and on.