“The Walking Dead” star dies at 73

A 73-year-old gay man from Oregon died Sunday from complications of HIV/AIDS complications.

John Kavits was born in Washington state, and has lived in New York City, Oregon, and Washington, DC.

He also worked for decades as a writer and producer on such TV shows as “Homeland,” “Breaking Bad,” “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” and “Scandal.”

Kavits also directed, wrote and starred in several movies and TV shows, including “The Manchurian Candidate” and “The Godfather: Part II.”

He was known for his role as Michael Fassbender’s father in the film “Cats” and in the TV series “Catch 22.”