'Alien' actor Harry Dean Stanton dies aged 91

APNewsBreak: Man burned by caustic beer gets $750K

"Harry Dean Stanton was the definition of cool".

The David Lynch favourite died of natural causes.

Director Lynch will be familiar to movie fans for his acting roles - he played Arthur Leigh Allen in Zodiac, Norm Gunderson in Fargo, Twisty the Clown in American Horror Story, and a whole host of other classics.

He was born in the West of Irvine in 1926 to a tobacco farmer father and a cook mother. "Then he says, 'But I don't want you to do anything".

Stanton never married, although he has claimed in the past to have "one or two children". His credits also include "Repo Man", "Cool Hand Luke", "Paris, Texas", "Alien", "Wild at Heart" and "Twin Peaks". He began attracting notice in higher-profile movies such as "Aliens", "Private Benjamin" and "Escape From New York", but it was with 1984's "Paris, Texas" that he rose to star status.

Stanton was a favorite of the late film critic Roger Ebert, who said that "no movie featuring either Harry Dean Stanton or M. Emmet Walsh in a supporting role can be altogether bad".

NHC: Hurricane Jose not a concern to the US
Meanwhile, the remains of Hurricane Irma are nothing more than a tropical depression as it continues to weaken over land. FOX 13's meteorologist Dave Osterberg said Jose has been pin wheeling around the Atlantic Ocean for a while.

Meanwhile, Stanton was an elegant musical performer with an angelic tenor voice.

Paris, Texas , Wim Wenders' 1984 road film, was Stanton's breakthrough, not to mention his first-ever role as a leading man, and at the age of 58, no less.

In a statement following the news of Stanton's death, "Twin Peaks" creator David Lynch said through the show's social media, "The great Harry Dean Stanton has left us". He further said that Stanton was a person who was loved by all in the entertainment industry and he earned all the reputation and respect on his own through his excellent and fone work. Stanton was even the best man at Nicholson's 1962 wedding to Sandra Knight.

"Harry Dean exudes a spiritual awareness that's steeped in deep sadness, and it's so compelling to watch on film". Andie's dad tried, he really did, and Stanton was just so honest in this role you couldn't help but want to hug him a million times over even when his daughter was having an angsty moment.

A 91-year-old actor leaving a great career behind him, his filmography has no less than 250 projects. He moved to Los Angeles in the years after the war and did at stint at the Pasadena Playhouse.

He also appeared in hit TV series such as Big Love, and many westerns including Pork Chop Hill in 1959 with Gregory Peck.

Related News:

  • Chinese bitcoin exchange ends trading

    Chinese bitcoin exchange ends trading

    The article did not name any sources, and at the time the three exchanges said that they had received no such orders. What's more, Chinese bitcoin markets account for approximately 98 percent of total bitcoin trading volume worldwide.
    At least 24 people, mostly teen boys, killed in Malaysian school fire

    At least 24 people, mostly teen boys, killed in Malaysian school fire

    The pupils were also unable to escape through the windows. 'There were only eight of us who managed to escape through the window. He said it was the worst fire incident in the past two decades and they are trying to establish the cause of the incident.
    Strong and blustery winds set to batter the country tomorrow

    Strong and blustery winds set to batter the country tomorrow

    Temperatures will dip below average for the time of year with highs of just 19C (66.2F) in the south and 15C (59F) elsewhere. Heavy rain is expected later on Tuesday and early on Wednesday across parts of Northern Ireland and southern Scotland.
  • Iraq dismisses Kirkuk governor amid dispute with Kurds

    Iraq dismisses Kirkuk governor amid dispute with Kurds

    But relations with Baghdad have grown strained in recent years over oil and the disputed areas. Late last month, Kirkuk's provincial council voted to take part in the referendum.
    Republican senator warned Trump about 'affirmation of hate groups'

    Republican senator warned Trump about 'affirmation of hate groups'

    But as we learned last month, the president's immediate and unequivocal condemnation of racist groups is no longer a given. In an interview with Vice, Scott called Trump's "moral authority" into question over the response to Charlottesville .
    Paris awarded 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles to host 2028 Games

    Paris awarded 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles to host 2028 Games

    In 1921, the IOC awarded the 1924 Games to Paris and the 1928 Olympics to Amsterdam, according to Olympic historian Bill Mallon. It will be the third time that the Olympics will be staged in both LA and Paris.
  • Top cop: London metro station terror incident caused by bomb

    Top cop: London metro station terror incident caused by bomb

    The station was closed, as well as an entire section of the District Line , and police urged people to stay away from the area. British Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the " cowardly " attack, which she said had "intended to cause significant harm".
    A Good Step for the Pakistan Cricket

    A Good Step for the Pakistan Cricket

    Gracious in defeat, Du Plessis praised the Pakistan team and said he would welcome more opportunities to tour the country. Du Plessis was the next batsman to head back after the newly-appointed South African captain had scored just 5 runs.
    U.S.  agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's software

    U.S. agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's software

    The department said it would provide Kaspersky with the opportunity to submit a written response to address the allegations.
  • Knife-wielding man attacks Paris soldier, no injuries

    Knife-wielding man attacks Paris soldier, no injuries

    Including the attacks today in Paris and Burgundy, France has already seen 10 terrorist incidents in 2017. The man, who injured one of the officers, was also armed with two knives, French media reported .
    NK nuclear test shows progress in increasing weapons yield: 38 North

    NK nuclear test shows progress in increasing weapons yield: 38 North

    North Korea also uses trusted agents and third party companies located in other countries to facilitate prohibited trade. He said in an interview on Fox News: "I've worked on an executive order that's ready if the president wants to use it".
    Apple TV Goes 4K

    Apple TV Goes 4K

    The watches are still focused towards health but many cool features have been introduced with this gen-next watch from Apple . Why does this matter? Before getting to the new iPhones, the company unveiled a new Apple Watch model with cellular service.


Most liked

Sext shame USA congressman Anthony Weiner puts blame on his teen victim
Weiner's previous sexting scandals led to his resignation from Congress and derailed a New York City mayoral bid. Weiner's conduct. "With Anthony", she wrote, "I have repeatedly found myself in circumstances I never imagined".

Turkey: Iraq's Kurds Will Pay 'price' for Independence Vote
Both the Catalans and Iraq's Kurds have tried to negotiate for more autonomy from their capitals but been rebuffed time and again. Iraqi lawmakers say it will consolidate Kurdish control over several disputed areas, including oil-rich Kirkuk.

Jefferies Keeps Rating And Raises Price Target On Oracle Corporation (ORCL)
Eagle Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in Oracle Corporation during the 1st quarter worth $1,522,000. Analyst research firms are expressing bullish stance on USG Corporation (NYSE:USG)'s near-term growth potential.

Sampha's Process wins the Mercury Prize
The singer/songwriter said he "felt like I'm dreaming" as he was announced as this year's recipient. The inaugural prize in 1992 was awarded to Primal Scream, for their album " Screamadelica ".

FPL: Power To Be Restored To South Florida By End Of Weekend
If you're wondering when you'll get your power back, you are not alone. "We've had minimal impact on our generation facilities". It also asked customers to not stop technicians to ask them when service will be restored because it slows down progress.

Netflix's 'Last Chance U' star arrested on murder charges
In 2015, Patrick sat out the entire season due to academic ineligibility, and then suffered a torn ACL in the following offseason. As of a few weeks ago he was no longer part of their football program and no longer enrolled at the school.

Giants injury report: Bobby Hart misses practice, Odell Beckham limited
There is plenty of time for the Giants to sort out their problems and make the playoffs for the second straight year. The last time the Giants lost when allowing fewer than 20 points was November 16, 2014, a 16-10 loss to the 49ers.

United States to continue sanction relief for Iran as part of nuclear deal
Also, any foreign entities that do business with these groups are risking being sentenced to sanctions from the U.S. Speaking to reporters in Vienna, Amano stressed that that principle "applies to all countries, including Iran".

Member of Vote Fraud Panel Wanted to Exclude Democrats
That suggestion generated some tough questioning from commission members, including Maine Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap. The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity has spurred controversy since it was established in May.

Mnuchin asked to use government jet for honeymoon
A key topic of discussion is Trumps push for Congress to send him a bill to cut taxes for corporations and individuals. Government paid for our honeymoon or personal travel? Lol".

Nashville Woman Charged with Attempted Murder in Shooting of Homeless Man
Metro police criminologists say that Melton was "attempting to think about the walkway" around 3 a.m. close to 901 nineteenth Ave. Jesse Quackenbush , Katie's dad, recounts the narrative of the shooting in an unexpected way. "It wasn't a thrill kill".

Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi conduct road show in Ahmedabad
PM Modi , Japanese PM Shinzo Abe & his wife Akie Abe at "Sidi Saiyyid Ni Jaali ", the famous 16th century mosque in Ahmedabad . The most important ones are that yesterday ie PM Modi and Shinzo Abe are laying the foundation of the bullet train project.

Wenger prefers top-four finish over Europa League glory
The Arsenal target man was just as one-dimensional when he was asked about the importance of Saturday's win against Bournemouth . And because of a lack of history with the Champions League's little sister, it is hard to know how Wenger will approach it.

4 iOS 11 features that will be genuinely useful
The entire installation process won't take that long given you followed the entire process exactly as outlined above. You may have to select it from multiple devices if you have used Cydia Impactor with another iPhone or iPad before.

Chicharito sends message of support to ESPN's Sergio Dipp after MNF debut
Dipp, who was born in Mexico, said he wanted to "show some respect" to the two minority head coaches as a minority himself. It was Dipp's only report of the game, but it made him a trending topic online - but users on Twitter wanted more.