Written by: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer
Brad Renfro, who made a killer movie debut in Joel Schumacher's The Client at age 10, was found dead yesterday at age 25.
What a fucking shame.
The police didn't say what killed Renfro, but he had gone to rehab before for drug and alcohol addiction.
I can't say I was a huge Renfro fan over the years, but I admired his performances in The Client and Sleepers.
The Tennessee native's credits include Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Ghost World, The Jacket, Sleepers, 10th and Wolf, Tom and Huck and The Cure.
Young people dying for no good reason sucks.
Author: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer
Robert J. Peterson is a writer and web developer living in Los Angeles. A Tennessee native, he graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He’s written for newspapers and websites all over the country, including the Marin Independent Journal, the Telluride Daily Planet, CC2KOnline.com, Offscreen, and Geekscape.net. He co-hosts the podcasts Make It So and Hiram’s Lodge. He’s appeared as a pop-culture guru on the web talk shows Comics on Comics, The Fanbase Press Week In Review, Collider Heroes, ScreenJunkies TV Fights, and Fandom Planet. He’s the founder of California Coldblood Books.