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Do the Right Thing Actor Bill Nunn Dead at 62

Actor William G. Nunn III, best known as the iconic Radio Raheem in Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing, has died at the age of 62. In a loving Instagram post, Lee praised his fellow Morehouse grad, who he says passed away this morning in his hometown of Pittsburgh. In addition to co-starring in Lee’s other films School Daze, Mo’ Better Blues, and He Got Game, Nunn appeared in a variety of television shows and films over the last several decades, including New Jack City, Kiss the Girls, Regarding Henry, Sister Act, Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy, and, most recently, the USA paramedic comedy Sirens.