Reblogged By: De De Tillman; International Celebrity Blogger
Posted: Monday May 26, 2014 @ 6:24 p.m PST
Matthew Cowles, was best known for his role as the villain Billy Clyde Tuggle on the ABC soap opera All My Children. Cowles invented and wrote that role. He played Tuggle in the late 70s, then again in the late 80s, and returned to the role briefly in 2013.
Cowles was also a playwright. He had most recently appeared on the big screen in a supporting role in Martin Scorsese’s Shutter Island, which starred Leonardo DiCaprio.
Cowles and Actress Christine Baranski married in 1983, had two children together, and were inseparable.
The cause of Cowles death is so far unknown and unpublished. He was 69 when he died.
His manager Tsu Tsu Stanton said of Cowles, “He was a very gifted and kind man who loved life and everyone.”