So Long, Mr. Gaines: ‘A Different World’ Star, Lou Myers, Dies At 77

February 21, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Associated Press Charleston, W.Va. — Actor Lou Myers, best known for his role as ornery restaurant owner Mr. Gaines on the television series “A Different World,” has died. Tonia McDonald of Myers’ nonprofit, Global Business Incubation Inc., said Myers died Tuesday night at Charleston Area Medical Center in West Virginia. She said he was 77. McDonald said Wednesday that Myers had been in and...

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