Actor William Tepper dies at 69

Actor William Tepper has died at the age of 69.
The Drive, He Said star passed away following an apparent heart attack on Wednesday (04Oct16), according to
Tepper starred in Jack Nicholson’s directorial debut in 1971 as a college basketball star who has an affair with a professor’s wife. He also featured in the films Bachelor Party and Breathless, and on TV shows like Kojak and Ironside.
Tepper wrote and produced 2006’s Grilled, which starred Ray Romano, Kevin James and Sofia Vergara, and executive produced the 1980 Jack Kerouac biopic Heart Beat, which featured Nick Nolte and Sissy Spacek.