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|Posted by: MacGyverOnline 2 January 2007 - 12:16 AM|
| At the time of his passing, fans from around the world sent their messages in to be posted on our e-card, which was then printed and sent to Danas family.
This card has been reformatted to a web page, but still holds all the messages as a permanent dedication to Dana
|Posted by: jknnej 26 January 2008 - 04:50 PM|
| What a beautiful tribute. I felt devastated when I heard he died. I know that's nuts to say because I never knew him, only watched MacGyver, but I really did.
He was incredibly talented.
|Posted by: MacsChick 26 January 2008 - 11:09 PM|
|He certainly did feel like someone you would like to know.|
|Posted by: MacGyver-Fan 8 April 2010 - 03:16 PM|
Whoaa!?! I just now learned of Dana's passing, I had no idea until I just now came across this.
Dana a.k.a Peter Thornton was a great actor, among the best of them, I will always enjoy his many many TV roles.
Your Memory will live on Forever!
|Posted by: Scwilson 31 July 2013 - 06:49 PM|
|Dana Elcar was a talented actor who will be missed. I first remember seeing him on TV as a by the book Marine Corps. Colonel who was Robert Conrad's nemesis in The Black Sheep Squadron. His character as Pete Thorton was a complete opposite. I felt bad when hearing of his passing in 2005. I grew up watching him on TV. R.I.P.|
|Posted by: MacGyverGod 6 June 2015 - 12:51 AM|
|Wow, it's been ten years.|
|Posted by: denizen 6 June 2015 - 02:31 AM|
|Yup. A salute to a great actor|
|Posted by: KiwiTek 6 June 2015 - 05:24 AM|
| Sad day.
|Posted by: Elizabeth MacGyver 6 June 2015 - 07:45 AM|
|Yes it is.|
|Posted by: Jediferret 6 June 2015 - 09:11 AM|
With this cup of coffee, I salute you Dana!
|Posted by: Kristelle 6 June 2015 - 09:53 AM|
|I learnt today that Don S. Davis was his stuntman and people often took one for the other. Funny to see that Don was playing the boss of O'Neill in SG-1 later on.|
|Posted by: KiwiTek 6 June 2015 - 03:55 PM|
Yes it's funny how how things work out sometimes.
Also sadly both were lost before their time.
|Posted by: DashboardOnFire 23 April 2017 - 01:39 PM|
|New/Old Picture of an Autograph by Dana; posted today on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/BTO8DNylTvw/|
|Posted by: denizen 23 April 2017 - 08:58 PM|
|That's great. Love Dana. Thought he was a wonderful actor.|
|Posted by: Barry Rowland 25 April 2017 - 02:54 PM|
|I loved him! I remember the first time I saw him playing the hard nosed Colonel in Baa Baa Blacksheep. Besides his acting ability, he sure seemed like a genuinely good guy.|
|Posted by: SuspiciousMeerkat 1 May 2017 - 05:13 PM|
| I had only found out Dana had died at the very start of this year. It's really sad, I and was 4 at the time. He was such a wonderful person who played such a wonderful character!
Rest In Piece, Pete Thornton & Dana Elcar.