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Dom DeLuise, the father of Stargate director Peter DeLuise, passes away at 75.

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Veteran actor Dom DeLuise, the father of Stargate director Peter DeLuise passed away at age 75 in Los Angeles after being hospitalized with kidney failure and respiratory problems after a long battle with cancer. DeLuise had a long career in acting, spanning 44 years. His sons Michael, David and Peter also joined him in the television and film industry.

He was best known in Stargate SG-1 as "Urgo" in the season 3 episode with the same name. He is survived by his wife, 3 sons and 3 grandchildren. You will be missed. Rest In Peace.

Dom DeLuise (centre), with the cast of Stargate SG-1. (Photo from

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