Veteran character actor NICHOLAS WORTH has died of heart failure. He was 69. Worth, who is best known for playing villains in movies including Don't Answer The Phone! (1980) and Darkman (1990), passed away on Monday (07May07) at Valley Presbyterian Hospital in Van Nuys, California. Born on 4 September 1937 in St Louis, Missouri, Worth went on to make his film debut in 1966's For Pete's Sake. He also appeared in Swamp Thing (1982) and The Naked Gun: From The Files Of Police Squad! (1988), and in TV shows The X-Files and Star Trek: Voyager.