Last week saw the passing of actor Robert Culp, who starred in the ’60s TV show “I Spy.” Last year Ivy-Style contributor Zachary DeLuca wrote a fine tribute to the show, in which Culp plays a former tennis star turned secret agent generously costumed in natural-shouldered suits and buttondown collars. The post can be found here, and includes a nice clip of the show and its sartorial eye candy.
And here’s Culp’s obituary in the New York Times, while the LA Times examines the bond between Culp and costar Bill Cosby. — CC
He must be spinning in his grave after what happened to his old friend Cosby.