TWD Condolences For 5/29/10: Dennis Hopper Has Passed Away At 74
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First Gary Coleman yesterday and now Dennis Hopper today on this Memorial Day Weekend here in the United States. The highly accomplished actor has passed away today, as his bout with prostate cancer ends.
Hollywood actor Dennis Hopper, best known for directing and starring in the 1969 cult classic “Easy Rider,” died Saturday at his home in Venice, California, from complications of prostate cancer, a friend told Reuters. Hopper was 74.
The hard-living screen icon died at 8:15 a.m. PDT , surrounded by family and friends, said the friend, Alex Hitz.