'Pink Panther' star Herbert Lom dies at 95

Friday September 28, 2012

Actor Herbert Lom has died in his sleep at the age of 95.

Czech-born Herbert was best known for his role as Charles Dreyfus, Inspector Clueso's irritable boss, in The Pink Panther films.

Herbert appeared in more than 100 movies in his 60-year career, including classics The Ladykillers, Spartacus and El Cid.

As well as starring alongside numerous stars such as Audrey Hepburn and Rita Hayworth, the actor went on to publish two novels.

The star is survived by his three children and seven grandchildren.

Image: © Getty

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