Lenny Von Dohlen died at the age of 64 | Twin Peaks, Home Alone 3 Actor Died
Actor Lenny Von Dohlen died at the age of 64 on Tuesday at his home in Los Angeles, as informed by his manager and sister. He was known for his role in a few movies. Lenny Von Dohlen’s movies list includes, “Twin Peaks”, “Home Alone 3” and “Electric Dreams”.
Lenny Von Dohlen was an American film actor, entertainer, theater actor, and TV entertainer. He worked in different stage shows, TV, and films. Von Dohlen was one of the richest American movie actors and was named in the list of most popular Movie Actors. According to various reports, Lenny Von Dohlen’s net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.
As reported by the actor’s sister and manager, the reason of death is stated to be his long ongoing illness. His sister Catherine Von Dohlen shared his death on her Facebook page. She wrote an emotional post, that the world has lost a magnificent person on July 5. Her brother Len was extremely passionate about everything he does and everyone. He was always a leader, whether it is a riveting conversation, an artistic creation, or any trip to new places. He loved to be laughed at. He continues his spiritual journey further. She also said that he lived a life full in his memory. She also shared a picture where the brother-sister duo embraced in a sweet hug.
Von Dohlen was born in Augusta, Georgia, and brought up in Goliad, Texas. Then he did major in drama at the University of Texas at Austin and later graduated from Loretto Heights College in Denver. He began his acting career in theater in New York and across various areas of the country. In 1981, the actor’s first on-screen role came where he appeared in the Emmy-winning TV movie “Kent State.” Later after two years, he made his debut in an Oscar-winning film titled “Tender Mercies”. This paved his path for playing the lead role in the tech dramedy titled “Electric Dreams.”
“Twin Peaks” Harold Smith was the actor’s most recognizable role in TV. Smith was an agoraphobic horticulturalists in the 90s mystery drama. Lenny played the role of an antagonist as Burton Jernigan in Home Alone 3, and shy Miles Harding as a romantic lead role in Electric Dreams. His other projects over the last 40 years in his acting career include appearances in “Billy Galvin,” “CSI: Miami,” “Chicago Hope,” “Thirtysomething,” “Home Alone 3,” “And Tollbooth,” “Cadillac” and “One Good Turn.”
He reunited with many of his Twin Peaks co-stars like Sheryl Lee and Sherilyn Fenn where Twin Peaks pays homage to an episode of the American TV series called “Double Spiers”.
As told by his manager, recently Von Dohlen acted in an upcoming indie comedy film named “Sallywood,” with a cast Sally Kirkland, Michael Lerner, and Keith Carradine.The survivors are Von Dohlen’s partner, the playwright James Still, his daughter Hazel Von Dohlen, mother Gay Von Dohlen, and siblings Mary Gay, Catherine, and John David Von Dohlen.
Who Was Lenny Von Dohlen?
Lenny Von Dohlen was an American film actor, entertainer, theater actor, and TV entertainer. He worked in different stage shows, TV, and films. Von Dohlen was one of the richest American movie actors and was named in the list of most popular Movie Actors.
At What Age Lenny Von Dohlen Died?
Lenny Von Dohlen died at the age of 64 due to long illness.
What is Lenny Von Dohlen’s Net Worth?
Lenny Von Dohlen’s net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.