Rod Taylor, star of Hitchcock's 'The Birds', dies
January 9 , 2015
Rod Taylor, the Australian actor who famously starred in Alfred Hitchcock's ‘The Birds,’ has died. He was 84.
Taylor, who was living in the US, reportedly died at his Los Angeles home following a dinner party, media reports said.
He played a number of notable roles in the sixties. Recently, he made a short appearance in Quentin Tarantino's dark comedy ‘Inglourious Basterds.’
His first lead appearance was in the 1960 film ‘The Time Machine.’