Diff’rent Strokes Star Dies
Famous for playing Mr. Drummond on the popular sitcom Diff’rent Strokes, reports say Conrad Bain has died.
Conrad Bain was most famously known for playing TV dad Phillip Drummond on the sitcom Diff’rent Strokes, but he had a number of other roles prior to playing Mr. Drummond; including several stints on Broadway and as Dr. Arthur Harmon on Maude, which also starred Bea Arthur in the title role.
Conrad’s daughter Jennifer told TMZ that “He was an amazing person. He was a lot like Mr. Drummond, but much more interesting in real life. He was an amazing father.”
There were no details given for the cause of death. Conrad Bain leaves behind a twin brother, daughter Jennifer and three sons. He would have turned 90 on February 4.