of Prostate Cancer at the age of 74. Best known for his film Easy Rider for which he Directed, co-wrote and acted in alongside Peter Fonda had been appearing in classic films form the 1950's where he had a small role alongside his close friend James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and again in Giant.
He also appeared in such classic films as;
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
The Last Movie
Red Rock West
as well as cult hits like George Romero's Land Of The Dead.
He is survived by 4 children.