Sunday, 15 April 2018

R. Lee Ermey, 'Full Metal Jacket' Golden Globe Nominee, Dies at 74

quote [ R. Lee Ermey, best known for his Golden Globe-nominated portrayal of Gunnery Sergeant Hartman in "Full Metal Jacket" has died. He was 74.
Ermey’s longtime manager announced the news via a tweet to Ermey’s official Twitter account.
“It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you all that R. Lee Ermey (‘The Gunny’) passed away this morning from complications of pneumonia. He will be greatly missed by all of us,” the tweet reads. ]

As requested from the shoutbox. For a guy who basically played himself on screen, he had a long and successful career. Fare thee well, Sarge.
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[by JWWargo@11:43pmGMT]

Comments

Ussmak said @ 12:09am GMT on 16th Apr
Thank you.

Anonynonymous said @ 12:11am GMT on 16th Apr
God damn pneumonia again?
SnappyNipples said @ 12:35am GMT on 16th Apr
I thought he'd be in his upper 80s or 90s. 20 years ago when I met him he looked old as dirt already.
rezties said @ 3:10am GMT on 16th Apr
Ahh shit. I liked him. =(
dolemite said @ 4:24pm GMT on 16th Apr
I'm sad to hear of his passing, but just think what they could do with his eulogy...
rndmnmbr said @ 11:52pm GMT on 16th Apr
"His days of finger-banging Mary Jane Rottencrotch through her pretty pink panties are OVER!"
mechanical contrivance said @ 3:48pm GMT on 17th Apr
Time to watch The Frighteners.
steelmartyr said @ 12:51am GMT on 18th Apr
Goodnight sweet prince.

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