Actor Bill Nunn, Best Known as Radio Raheem in 'Do the Right Thing,' Dead at 62 [Photos]


Actor Bill Nunn, most famously known for his role as Radio Raheem in Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing, has died.

He was 62 years old.

Spike Lee broke the news via Instagram. Immediate details surrounding his death are still unknown.

Spike captioned the above photo:

My Dear Friend, My Dear Morehouse Brother- Da Great Actor Bill Nunn As Most Of You Know Him As Radio Raheem Passed Away This Morning In His Hometown Of Pittsburgh. Long Live Bill NUNN. RADIO RAHEEM Is Now RESTING IN POWER. RADIO RAHEEM WILL ALWAYS BE FIGHTING DA POWERS DAT BE. MAY GOD WATCH OVER BILL NUNN.

He also posted a touching note on Facebook in remembrance of his friend.


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