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Lee Marvin

Final appearance on-screen was in Delta Force in which he co-starred with Chuck Norris. The film was released in 1985.
 
Claimed to be a direct descendant of Confederate general Robert E. Lee.
 
Turned down one of the lead roles in Deliverance because he felt he was too old for the part.
 
Was one of the first actors to be sued for palimony by former live-in galpal Michelle Triola. The Court denied Ms. Triola any share of Marvin's assets but awarded her "spousal" support.
 
Second wife Pamela was once his high school sweetheart. The two re-united at a class reunion.
 
Turned down the starring role in the classic 1969 western The Wild Bunch in order to star in Paint Your Wagon which was a notorious flop.
 
Was an avid deep sea fisherman.
 

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