Fantasy Island's Mr Roarke Dies

Mexican actor Ricardo Montalban had died this morning. He's the lead actor in abc's sci-fi show Fantasy Island.

In addition to Fantasy Island, fans of the genre will also recognize him from appearances in The Man From U.N.C.L.E., The Wild Wild West, Escape from the Planet of the Apes, Conquest of the Planet of the Apes, Spy Kids 3-D, and of course his most famous role in the genre... as Khan from Star Trek: TOS and Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan.

He was an extremely prolific actor and over the course of decades has appeared in many TV shows & films that have become classics.