Summary: actor, writer, producer and patriarch of the acting Cusack family, which includes his children John, Joan, Ann, Susie and Bill who appeared in many films over the course of his late-blooming 20-year acting career, many of which starred his children John (High Fidelity, Eight Men Out) and Joan (My Bodyguard, Class).
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer
Born: August 29, 1925
Died: June 3, 2003
Location: Chicago, Illinois