Character actor Harry Dean Stanton after a six decade career has passed away. Starring in movies like Pretty in Pink, Alien, Escape from New York, Godfather II, The Green Mile, Big Love, Repo Man, Cool Hand Luke, Twin Peaks, Wild at Heart, and countless others. In fact, the Hollywood Reporter, has more on his extraordinary life.
Stanton was born in 1926 in Virginia and got his first movie role in 1954. He served in the Armed Forces and fought in the Battle of Okinawa.