Dennis Hopper died in Venice

Dennis Hopper - the greatest poet of cinema died

In brief: Today died a great Hollywood actor - Dennis Hopper, the funeral has not yet been appointed. He was 74 years old.

A few hours ago, died the great actor in Hollywood and Europe – Dennis Hopper. Over his shoulders are more than a hundred films. Among the films were also those who put forward the American Academy of Film for Oscar. The producer’s work began with Dennis Hopper picture Easy Rider. “We’d gone through the whole ’60s and nobody had made a film about anybody smoking grass without going out and killing a bunch of nurses,” Hopper told Entertainment Weekly in 2005. “I wanted ‘Easy Rider’ to be a time capsule for people about that period.”

The cause of death of 74-year-old actor has cancer of the prostate. Malignant tumor was diagnosed in Hopper in late 2009. Shortly thereafter, the actor was undergoing medical treatment to a special program at the University of Southern California, with projections of doctors of the public were reported. He received two Oscar nominations — for writing “EasyRider” (with co-star Peter Fonda and Terry Southern), and for a rare heartwarming turn as an alcoholic high-school basketball coach in the 1986 drama “Hoosiers.” At the moment not known exactly when the funeral will be an actor, but it is known that the parting with the greatest actor of the last century will be in the U.S.. Already more than 1000 people reported in the blogs that come to the funeral Hopper. Hopper died at his home in Venice, California.

Pavel Nurminen
2010-05-29 18:09, Society.

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