Dennis Hopper was born on May 17, 1936. He is an American actor and artist.
Dennis Hopper was born in Dodge City, Kansas. He is the son of Majorie Mae and Jay Millard Hopper. He studied at Wooster School, Danbury, Connecticut. He then studied at the Old Globe Theater in San Diego and Actors Studio in New York City.
He started his career in 1955 with appearing in the television series Medic. The series was directed by Richard Boone. He had an uncredited role in 1954 in Johnny Guitar. He then appeared in two more films in 1955 and 1956. The films were named Rebel Without a Cause and Giant. He also appeared in Cheyenne in 1956 in the episode named Quicksand. He played the role of a young gunfighter.
er this Hopper started photography and made the cover art for Ike and Tina Turner album which was released in 1966. He did many more television series like The Twilight Zone and The Defenders. He became a professional photographer in the middle of the 1950s.
He took another role in 1967 in the film Cool Hand Luke. He played as the bet taker in the film. He also starred in some more films in The Sons of Katie Elder in 1965 and True Grit in 1969. Hopper appeared in another film in 1969. The film was named Easy Rider which got him a lot of success. He also starred in another film in 1971 named The Last Movie. He appeared in many more television series and movies in 1970s and 1980s and was also nominated for the 1991 Emmy Award for his HBO films.
Why do we like Dennis Hopper?
We like him because he is a nice actor.
Why is Dennis Hopper Famous?
He is famous for his acting skills and his roles in many films.