Funeral set in NY for Oscar-winner Cliff Robertson

FILE - In this July 11, 1986 file photo, actor Cliff Robertson smiles after he test-piloted a replica of an airplane challenging the Wright brother's status as the first to fly in a tethered test flight at Sikorsky Memorial Airport in Stratford, Conn. Robertson, who played John F. Kennedy in "PT-109," won an Oscar for "Charly" and was famously victimized in a 1977 Hollywood forgery scandal, died Saturday. He was 88. (AP Photo/Peter Hvizdak)

September 16, 2011 7:59:15 AM PDT
A funeral for Academy Award-winning actor Cliff Robertson is being held Friday on New York's Long Island.

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