‘Trailer Park Boys’ Actor Dead at 71

Oct 16, 2017  •  Post A Comment

A veteran television and film actor best known for his long-running role on the mockumentary series “Trailer Park Boys” has died. John F. Dunsworth, who played trailer park supervisor Jim Lahey on the Canadian series, died today after what his family describes as a “short and unexpected illness.” He was 71.

Dunsworth’s daughter Sarah announced his death in a Twitter post, which you can read below.

Dunsworth was a star of the stage in Halifax, and also worked in radio along with his screen roles. He was also known for his role as Dave Teagues on the U.S.-Canadian supernatural drama series “Haven.”

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  1. A great actor in a very funny series. He was the mainstay of the trailer park and nemesis of Rickey and Julian and Bubbles. RIP, John.

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