Actor | Director | Writer
As a youngster in Kansas City, he took classes taught by legendary painter Thomas Hart Benton, who told him: "One day you'll learn to get tight, and paint loose.".
Work is fun to me. All those years of being an actor and a director and not being able to get a job - two weeks is too long to not know what my next job will be.
Often had a goatee if he had facial hair in his films
Dennis Lee Hopper
Dodge City, Kansas, USA
Venice Beach, California, USA
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