Los Angeles, UNITED STATES
FORMER AGENT FOR ACTOR MARLON BRANDO SPEAKS OUTSIDE HIS HOME IN LOS ANGELES.
Jay Kanter, a former agent and long-time friend of actor Marlon Brando departs after reading a statement July 2, 2004, outside the Brando estate in Los Angeles. Brando, the rebellious Oscar-winning star of "The Godfather" and "On the Waterfront," hailed as one of the most influential actors of his generation, has died at age 80, associates said on Friday. The reclusive actor died of lung failure at the UCLA Medical Center on Thursday evening, a hospital spokeswoman said. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen JR/GN