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Wilford Brimley, ‘Cocoon’ and ‘Natural’ Actor, Dies at 85 

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Brimley’s best-known work was in 'Cocoon,' in which he was part of a group of seniors who discover an alien pod that rejuvenates them
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Actor Wilford Brimley Dies In Utah
Actor Wilford Brimley has died. He was 85. According to CNN, Brimley died while hospitalized in St. George, Utah. He was on dialysis and was receiving treatment there for medical problems. Known for his resplendent walrus mustache, Brimley appeared on television shows, Quaker Oats ads, and the films "Cocoon," "The Natural" and "The Thing." He also appeared in commercials for the American Diabetes Association, where he used his raspy baritone to urge people to check their blood sugar often.

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