Leo O'Brien (actor)

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Leo O'Brien
Born (1970-11-12)November 12, 1970
Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Died October 10, 2012(2012-10-10) (aged 41)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor, painter, writer, film director
Years active 1985–2012

Leo O'Brien (November 12, 1970 – October 10, 2012) was an American television and film actor, best known as Richie Green in the 1985 film The Last Dragon.[1]

O'Brien was raised in Harlem, the younger brother of Guy O'Brien, better known as Master Gee of the pioneering rap group, The Sugarhill Gang.

Death[edit]

Leo O'Brien died on October 10, 2012, aged only 41. The cause of death was not immediately released.[2]

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Maslin, Janet (March 22, 1985). "Schultz directs Last Dragon". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2011. 
  2. ^ Roberts, Christine (October 11, 2012). "‘The Last Dragon’ star Leo O'Brien dies at age 41". The New York Daily News. Retrieved October 11, 2012. 

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