George Kennedy won an Oscar in 1968 for best supporting actor for his role in “Cool Hand Luke.”
George Kennedy won an Oscar in 1968 for best supporting actor for his role in “Cool Hand Luke.” Associated Press file photo
George Kennedy won an Oscar in 1968 for best supporting actor for his role in “Cool Hand Luke.” Associated Press file photo

George Kennedy played a tough guy on screen but was really ‘a quiet man’

February 29, 2016 3:09 PM