Harry Dean Stanton is an American actor, songwriter and singer. Over a career spanning over six decades, Stanton has starred in films such as Cool Hand Luke, Kelly's Heroes, Dillinger, The Godfather Part II, Alien, Escape from New York, Christine, Repo Man, One Magic Christmas, Pretty. In Pink, The Last Temptation of Christ, Wild at Heart, The Straight Story, The Green Mile, Alpha Dog and Inland Empire. He had rare leading roles in Wim Wenders and Lucky's Paris, Texas, his latest film.
|Born||July 14, 1926, West Irvine, Kentucky, U.S.|
|Died||September 15, 2017, Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Resting place||Ashes scattered outside in Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.|
|Alma mater||University of Kentucky, Pasadena Playhouse|
|Occupation||Actor, musician, singer|
Actor known for roles in character-driven films such as Repo Man and Paris, Texas. His other credits include The Last Temptation of Christ, Alien, Wild at Heart, The Straight Story, and The Green Mile.
Along with classmates Dana Andrews and Tyler MacDuff, he studied and trained at the Pasadena Playhouse.
On HBO's Big Love, he played a recurring character.
Sheridan Harry Dean Stanton, a tobacco planter, was his father.
He participated in the music video for Bob Dylan's song"Dreaming of You.".
The male actor is from Kentucky. Kentucky singer. Alumni of the University of Kentucky