Statement from MPAA Chairman & CEO Senator Chris Dodd on the passing of Ken Howard

March 24, 2016

March 23, 2016

Statement from MPAA Chairman & CEO Senator Chris Dodd on the Passing of Ken Howard

WASHINGTON – The following is a statement from MPAA Chairman and CEO Senator Chris Dodd on the passing of actor and President of SAG-AFTRA Ken Howard:

“It was deeply sorrowing to learn about the passing of Ken Howard, a friend, gifted actor, and stalwart champion for creativity and artistic rights. On the screen, his talent was radiant and unforgettable. And as a leader, Ken was a unifier whose hard work and contributions will be enjoyed by many in the creative community for years to come. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.”

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Chris Ortman
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