Agent-actor Shiffrin dies

Christopher Shiffrin dies of heart failure at 65

Christopher Shiffrin, actor, agent and son of tenpercenter William Shiffrin, died June 16 of heart failure in Los Angeles. He was 65.

Shiffrin appeared in “ER,” “The West Wing” and “Seabiscuit.” As an agent, Shiffrin’s clients included John Spencer and Robert Blake.

Survivors include a brother and a sister. Donations may be made to UCLA Film Archives.

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