Sherman Hemsley, Mr Jefferson, dies at age 74

Sherman Hemsley, the man who brought George Jefferson to vivid life, has died at age 74. The accomplished stage actor achieved his widest fame in a role he raised to comic greatness: George Jefferson, the egotistical, strutting centerpiece of The Jeffersons. Hemsley was found dead in his El Paso, Texas home today, according to reports. The sad … Continue reading Sherman Hemsley, Mr Jefferson, dies at age 74