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He succeeded John Garfield as the lead in Golden Boy.
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His friends who worked with him on the show were saddened by Lee's death, because over the time Lee played as his signature character on TV, he befriended most of the cast of the show. Actor Television actor Film actor. Hooper, the gruff grocer with the warm heart. Hooper, the original store proprietor of the eponymous Hooper's Store.