The loss of a Hollywood great is never easy, certain stars their passing came long before it was their time to go. While there is never good news to lose our favorite and talented actors and actresses, we have lost some world-famous actors that were simply too young to pass away.
Birth – 1973 September 12
Died – 2013 November 30
Though Paul Walker had rocketed as a famous actor to fame playing a street-racing cop in the Fast & Furious films, it was a ride in the passenger seat that would lead to his untimely death. On November 30, 2013, Walker and his friend Roger Rodas were killed instantly when their car crashed into a light pole and burst into flames.
Popular Films – Fast & Furious , Brick Mansions , Into the blue , Eight Below , She’s all that
Birth – November 29, 1976
Died – 2020 August 28
Chadwick Boseman, The Black Panther star died at the age of 43 in August 2020 at his Los Angeles home after secretly battling colon cancer for four years. Chadwick Boseman was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer in 2016 and battled with it these last four years as it progressed to stage IV. All his films were filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy.
Popular Films – Black Panther(2018), Avengers Infinity War(2018), Avengers End Game(2019), 21 Bridges(2019), Spider-Man Homecoming (2017), Captain America (2016)
3. Lee Thompson Young
Birth – February 1, 1984
Died – August 19, 2013
Former Disney star Lee Thompson Young committed suicide by the gunshot at the age of 29 in August 2013. The actor, who was starring on TNT’s Rizzoli & Isles, got his start on Disney’s The Famous Jett Jackson, in the title role.
Popular Films – Friday Night Lights , Jett Jackson , Akeelah and the Bee , Johnny Tsunami
Birth – 4 April 1979
Died – 22 January 2008
Oscar-winning actor Health Ledger died on 22 January 2008 from an accidental drug overdose at the age of 28.
He will forever be remembered for his incredible portrayal of the Joker in The Dark Knight.
Popular Films – The Dark Night, Brokeback Mountain, Candy, I’m Not There, The Four Feathers, The Orders, Ned Kelly
5. Irrfan Khan
Birth – 7 January 1967
Died – 2020 April 29
Irrfan Khan was an Indian actor as well as he worked with British and American cinema. He was suffering from an infection of the colon, since 2018. He died on 29 April 2020 at the age of 53.
Popular films – Slumdog Millionaire(2008), The Amazing Spider-Man(2012), Jurassic World (2015), Inferno(2016), The Warrior (2001), Puzzle(2018), The Life of Pi(2012)
Birth – November 27, 1940
Died – July 20, 1973
Bruce Lee was one of the first action movie stars. Lee was transcendent from the standpoint of helping to give a platform for fellow Asian/Asian-American actors to showcase their talents within the mainstream media. Fist of Fury, Enter the Dragon, and The Way of the Dragon are three of his most noteworthy films. Lee suddenly passed from an allergic reaction to prescription medication. He was 32 years old.
Popular Films – The Child(1950) , Enter The Dragon(1973), The Big Boss(1971) , The way Of Dragon (1972)
Birth – February 1, 1965
Died – March 31, 1993
Brandon Bruce Lee was the eldest son of Bruce Lee. He was an American actor and Martial artist. At the age of thirteen, Lee studied acting and pursued martial arts. By 1986 Lee joined David Carradine in ABC’s Kung Fu: The Movie, where he received second billing and starred in his first leading role in Ronny Yu’s Hong Kong action film Legacy of Rage. Shortly after he returned to Kung Fu for the spin-off pilot named Kung Fu: The Next Generation (1987), one episode of the TV. He was killed while filming the movie The Crow (1994) by a projectile shot from a gun firing blanks.
Popular Films – The Crow(1994), Showdown in Little Tokyo, Rapid Fire, Laser Mission, Martial Arts Master: The Life of Bruce Lee
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