ROY SCHEIDER DEAD AT 75

Published on: February 11, 2008
ROY SCHEIDER DEAD AT 75

Two-time Oscar nominee Roy Scheider, who most memorably played a police officer in the 1975 blockbuster Jaws, died on Feb 10. He was 75.

Scheider had been battling multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells, for the past few years.

Scheider also starred in SeaQuest DSV, The Rainmaker and The French Connection.