I only met R. Lee Emery once. It was brief, it was bold and it was great. I had just finished my first film, “Return to Tarawa,” which featured Ed Harris and recounted the bloody Battle of Tarawa.. The Wrap
R. Lee Ermey, the actor who was perhaps best known for playing the tough drill instructor in the movie Full Metal Jacket, died Sunday. He was 74. Many don't know that Ermey was a Kansan, born in.. bizjournals
He raked in more than 60 credits in film and television across his long career in the industry, often playing authority figures in everything from "Se7en" to "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" remake. FOXNews.com
R. Lee Ermey, a former Marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick’s “Full Metal Jacket,” has died
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Watch VideoActor R. Lee Ermey has died. He was 74 years old.
According to his manager, Ermey died from complications of pneumonia on Sunday.
Ermey was probably best known for his Golden.. Newsy Also reported by •Filmy Friday