Cocoon and The Natural actor 'had a tough exterior and a tender heart'
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to an indelible character actor who brought gruff charm, and sometimes menace, to a range of films that included Cocoon, The Natural,
and The Firm,
has died. He was 85. Brimley’s manager, Lynda Bensky, said the actor died...