Fleet Street Lane Paean.Posted: September 28, 2007
For some reason, The Guardian and The Independent, both out of London, have the best obituaries of American figures in the arts. I suppose looking across an ocean gives them a certain perspective, an ability to see our forest for our trees better than we can. Or maybe their intelligent-sounding British accents really do mean they’re smarter. In any case, The Guardian has now done an obit on crusty, crochety character actor Charles Lane, who died last July. Here it is.