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.


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



  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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