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Actor known for his dramatic performances in films such as Easy Rider, Blue Velvet, and Speed. His other notable films include Apocalypse Now and Rumble Fish.
He was married five times to Brooke Hayward, Michelle Phillips, Daria Halprin, Katherine Lanasa, and Victoria Duffy. His marriage to Michelle lasted for two weeks. He has four children: Henry, Ruthanna, Marin and Galen.
How did Dennis Hopper die?
|Cause of death||Prostate Cancer|
|Age of death||74 years|
|Birthday||May 17, 1936|
|Death date||May 29, 2010|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Work is fun to me. All those years of being an actor and a director and not being able to get a job – two weeks is too long to not know what my next job will be.Dennis Hopper
Easy Rider’ and ‘The Last Movie’ were the only films that I made totally on my own.Dennis Hopper
I think ‘Easy Rider’ might have been the first time that someone made a film using found music instead of an orchestral score. No one had really used found music in a movie before, except to play on radios or when someone was singing in a scene.Dennis Hopper
I don’t believe in reading. I don’t care about reading. It means nothing to me. I believe that by using your eyes and ears, you’ll find everything that there is, and you don’t have to read about it.Dennis Hopper
The new generation doesn’t know anything about me except for what they saw in’ Easy Rider.’Dennis Hopper