Luke Perry, ‘90210’ And ‘Riverdale’ Star, Passes Away At 52
Legendary actor and star of “Beverly Hills 90210” and “Riverdale,” Luke Perry has sadly passed away after suffering a stroke on Wednesday. He was just 52.
As we reported, Perry was rushed to a California hospital on Wednesday morning after suffering a stroke. He has been in the hospital up until his death today.
“He was surrounded by his children Jack and Sophie, fiancé Wendy Madison Bauer, ex-wife Minnie Sharp, mother Ann Bennett, step-father Steve Bennett, brother Tom Perry, sister Amy Coder, and other close family and friends,’ said the actor’s publicist in a statement.
“The family appreciates the outpouring of support and prayers that have been extended to Luke from around the world, and respectfully request privacy in this time of great mourning. No further details will be released at this time.”
Perry will posthumously appear in Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” playing the real-life Canadian-American actor Wayne Maunder who starred in the CBS Western TV show “Lancer.”
He will be dearly missed as he leaves a legacy of work behind.