UPDATE: He played the adoptive father of Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges on the sitcom, which aired on NBC and ABC.

Conrad Bain of Diff'rent Strokes has died at age 89. He was best known for playing father figure Phillip Drummond on the popular '80s show.

Death Summary: Conrad Bain died at the age of 89 from natural causes. Who was Conrad Bain : Conrad Bain was a veteran character actor for more than two decades before receiving the role that defined his career. The role

CommentsComments(1)Comments() | E-mail| PrintPop superstar Janet Jackson and actor Todd Bridges have paid tribute to their late “Diff'rent Strokes” co-star Conrad Bain following his death on Monday. The actor, who played beloved patriarch Phillip

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