Do the Right Thing Actor Paul Benjamin Dead at 81 as Director Spike Lee Pays Tribute

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Actor Paul Benjamin, who appeared in Spike Lee's seminal 1989 film Do the Right Thing, died last month, the director announced Wednesday. Lee penned a heartfelt tribute to Benjamin on Instagram, revealing the 81-year-old actor had died on June 28. A cause of death wasn't immediately revealed. "I'm Sad To Write That The Great Actor PAUL BENJAMIN (Who Played ML, Far Left} One Of The Cornermen Passed This Past Friday,2 Days Before The 30th Anniversary Of DO THE RIGHT THING. Rest In Paradise. Born 1/1/38. Died 6/28/19" View this post on Instagram I'm Sad To Write That The Great Actor . . .
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