|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||17 May 1936||Dodge City, Kansas, USA|
|Known As:||Billy||"Easy Rider" (1969)|
|Trivia:||As a youngster in Kansas City, he took classes taught by |
legendary painter Thomas Hart Benton.
|Had his photography exhibited at Fort Worth, Denver, Wichita, |
Cochran, and Spileto art museuems, as well as the Parco
Gallery, and in the cities of Tokyo, Osaka,
and Kumatomo, Japan.
|(1970) Nominated for a Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Material|
Not Previously Published or Produced Oscar for: "Easy Rider" (1969).
Shared with: Peter Fonda, Terry Southern.
|(1987) Nominated for a Best Actor in a Supporting Role
for: Hoosiers" (1986).
|Won the "Best Villain" award for his appearance in "Speed" |
(1994) at the 1995 MTV movie awards.
|(October 1997) Ranked #87 in Empire (UK) magazine's "The Top 100 |
Movie Stars of All Time" list.
|On TV:||TVGuide.com||Click here for TV listings.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Dennis Hopper Filmography.|
|Departed:||29 May 2010||Venice Beach, California, USA|
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