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Tomorrow in History – Dennis Hopper

In Films/Film stars, hippie scene, History, Video on May 16, 2009 by Editor Z

Tomorrow is the Birthday of character actor, director, and counterculture icon Dennis Hopper. He began his career with bit parts in classic pictures such as Rebel without a cause (1956) alongside the late James Dean. Later he would star and direct Easy Rider (1969), amongst a series of other pictures.

Here is one scene from what I think is one of his more interesting and darkly humorous roles as Fek, an eccentric one legged drug dealer in River’s Edge (1986).



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