by the Left Coast Rebel
Best known for his slap stick portrayals in the classic Airplane! and later Naked Gun series, actor Leslie Nielsen passed away Sunday night from complications due to pneumonia. He was 84.
Nielsen's career spans back 60 years, beginning as an actor in live TV dramas in New York. He came to Hollywood in the mid-1950s, his first film was a flop - MGM's Vagabond King.
Here's a video montage of some Leslie Nielsen Naked Gun classic scenes:
And a classic scene from 1980's Airplane:
Rest in peace, Leslie Nielsen and don't call me Surely.
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