Arthur Storch

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Arthur Storch
Born (1925-06-29)June 29, 1925
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died March 5, 2013(2013-03-05) (aged 87)
Manhattan, New York

Arthur Storch (June 29, 1925[1] — March 5, 2013) was an American actor and Broadway director. A life member of The Actors Studio,[2] Storch founded Syracuse Stage in 1974.[3][4] Productions Storch directed included:

Storch also played the psychiatrist in the 1973 horror film The Exorcist. His other films include The Strange One (1957), The Mugger (1958) and Girl of the Night (1960).[5]


Storch died from natural causes in the morning of March 5, 2013, aged 87. His death was announced by his son, Max.



  1. ^ Arthur Storch Biography (1925-)
  2. ^ Garfield, David (1980). "Appendix: Life Members of The Actors Studio as of January 1980". A Player's Place: The Story of The Actors Studio. New York: MacMillan Publishing Co., Inc. p. 278. ISBN 0-02-542650-8. 
  3. ^ "History of Syracuse Stage". Syracuse Stage "About Syracuse Stage" subpage. Syracuse Stage. Archived from the original on 28 September 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-28. 
  4. ^ a b c Gussow, Mel (1981-02-02). "Arthur Storch". The New York Times. 
  5. ^ "Syracuse Stage founder Arthur Storch passes away - NewsChannel 9 WSYR". Retrieved 2013-03-08. 

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