NBC UNIVERSAL STATEMENT ON JERRY ORBACH
NEW YORK -- December 29, 2004 -- On behalf of NBC Universal, Chairman & CEO Bob Wright issued the following statement today:
We are saddened by the passing yesterday of the legendary Jerry Orbach, who had an unforgettable presence on stage and screen for more than forty years. He was a man of extraordinary talents and personal grace. Suzanne and I and all of us at NBC Universal will miss him, as will his countless fans. Our hearts go out to Jerry's wife, Elaine, and to his family and friends on their loss.