Brad Renfro Found Dead at Home - Police say there is no suspici...

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Brad Renfro, a Hollywood actor best known for his roles in "The Client" and "Ghost World" and for his off-screen history of drug abuse, was found dead this morning, the Los Angeles Police Department said. Full Story
Shaun

Las Vegas, NV

#1 Jan 16, 2008
It is very sad to hear what has happened to an actor who had promising career, but ended up on the wrong path. Renfro's death (only 25) should be a huge wake-up call to the rest of young Hollywood that it is time to clean up the behavior and actions of some of these young starlets (Britney, Lindsay, etc.) before anything else happens to them. It is time for someone to take a stand so that their lives can be saved so that they do not suffer a fate such as what happened to Brad Renfro.
Mark

United States

#2 Jan 16, 2008
I've never heard of this guy until now. That is sad for him to die at the young age of 25. Drugs are dangerous things.
Don in Alabama

Alexander City, AL

#3 Jan 16, 2008
What a waste...what a freekin' waste !!!
Chris

Saskatoon, Canada

#4 Jan 16, 2008
Shaun seems to assume, as most of us, that dying young and from drugs is "the wrong path". But is the alternative (dying old and sick) more attractive? We are a few not to be convinced.
Brad Renfro is not the sad one now, not anymore I'll add, for having had the honor to meet him a long time ago. The ones who are sad are you and me, and all those who liked or loved him; and I'd add that we all are selfishly sad.

Way to go Brad, I hope you will have more of a blast in your new universe than in the tight one you had to inhabit until yesterday.

CG

Since: Dec 07

Lancaster, PA

#5 Jan 16, 2008
I was really shocked and saddened when I read this. I grew up watching him in movies. It really is such a shame...
juan

Germany

#6 Jan 17, 2008
I can't believe it. It's really sad. He was too young....
Flim Flam Man

Princeton, WV

#7 Jan 20, 2008
Who was he?

Did he do any acting on T.V. or Movies ?

“she was...”

Since: Jul 07

Brooklyn

#8 Feb 6, 2008
Yeah.
He played in quite a few movies..
Bully, The Client, Art Pupil, Tom and Huck..and more...
Bill Dakota

AOL

#9 Feb 20, 2008
It was "Apt Pupil." Not Art Pupil. Someone said dying young from drugs is better than dying old? They are sickos too. Trying to justify their addictions, I assume. I lost my friend in Hollywood. He died at 33. He was schizophrenic and manic depressive from drug abuse. He stabbed someone when he was on crystal meth and died in prison. He was a good worker, until the drugs got to him. He had a whole lifetime to live and he wanted to live, but failed or denied his medication in prison. River Phoenix, Heath Ledger, whose next? The music industry has lost hunbdreds because of drugs. Well, if this is your choice go to it. I will be 70 in two days and still enjoying my life.
See:Preston-brown.blogspot.com
William Dakota

Hermitage, PA

#10 Feb 20, 2008
It was APT PUPIL not Art Pupil. Someone said it was better to die young from drugs than to live old and die. Well, to me that is not living. There is a whole world of adventure here on Earth. I lost a friend who was 33, who died in Hollywood from drugs. He became schizophrenic and manic depressive. While on crystal meth he stabbed someone. He ended up in prison and died there last year. He refused his medication. After his drug abuse, he denied medication? Prisons are full of persons who committed crimes on meth. Wise up you stupid asses. River Phoenix, died from drugs and almost forgotten. And Heath Ledger being the latest. There will be more I am sure. I will be 70 in two days and enjoy my life. Everyday is an adventure and learning experience. Preston Brown is gone, but not forgotten.

“she was...”

Since: Jul 07

Brooklyn

#11 Feb 22, 2008
opps, sorry i didnt mean to put that "r".
chill
Law

Haledon, NJ

#12 Jun 29, 2008
I was watching a movie today called "The Job" Brad was in it. In one scene a guy was going to buy drugs from him and Brad had a sick amount to unload. The guy being a cocky SOB offered Brad's charactor a pretty low price for the 20 kilo's. Brad didn't like the offer. The Rich SOB said to him "I don't care, do it all, OD and die"

Well, it was pretty eerie considering that's what really happened to Brad. It is very sad. They don't realize that you could be happy without drugs. I had a similar problem with alcohol and now love life better without it. It was no picnic, but I am alive.

“she was...”

Since: Jul 07

Brooklyn

#13 Jul 2, 2008
Oh my gosh.

Aw.
Sophie

Dortmund, Germany

#14 Jul 17, 2008
it's really sad that he had to go but what left is his work ,wich is enriching and hopefully an inspiration for all these bad actors in hollywood and all over the world.but it's such a waste that a young,talented man had to die this way..why do the best go so early..?

“she was...”

Since: Jul 07

Brooklyn

#15 Aug 27, 2008
Yeah.
:|
deminnia

Bellingham, WA

#16 Aug 28, 2008
Omg its so sad that he died.i remember watching the client,i loved all the movies he made.and he was sooo good too

“TheseDays”

Since: Apr 07

Location hidden

#17 Aug 28, 2008
From my understanding, he was offered help. Looks like he made the decision to self-sabotage. Very sad.

Since: Jul 08

Pittsburgh, PA

#18 Sep 3, 2008
Sounds Wavy eye'd,looks like breakin' out another
round of the Black nat'.......
Dennis M Mccullough of Washington PA......

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