Riverdale Actor Luke Perry Dies At 52!

Published Date: 05 Mar, 2019 Updated date: 05 Mar, 2019 By Celebs Podium

American actor of the Beverly Hills, 90210, Luke Perry waved final goodbye on 4 March 2019, a week after enduring massive stroke. Luke was rushed to the hospital following a 911 call about a stroke on 28 February.

Famed actor of Riverdale Luke Perry passes away at 52 on 4 March, Monday, confirmed by his publicist, Arnold Robinson. Luke had the company of his friends and families when he took his final breath.

The unfortunate incident happened in the span of 5 days after The Fifth Element Actor was hospitalized following a massive stroke last week.

Doctors involved in Luke’s treatment are yet to confirm what type of stroke Perry suffered; however, it was enough to end his glaring legacy with the last gasp in Saint Joseph Medical Center Burbank, California.


Luke Perry starred in Beverly Hills, 90210 from 1990 to 2000 (Picture: Eonline)

While the famed actor took his final breath, he was surrounded by his children, Jack and Sophie, wife Wendy Madison Bauer, ex-wife Rachel Sharp, mother Ann Bennett, step-father Steve Bennett, and his siblings, Tom Perry and Amy Coder.

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Official Statement From Riverdale!

Luke was shooting scenes for Riverdale at the Warner Bros film while he was first rushed to the hospital with a stroke. Following his demise, Riverdale decided to halt the production and also launched an official statement through their Twitter handle moment after Luke’s passing.

Riverdale producers launch official statement following Luke Perry’s demise (Picture: Riverdale’s Twitter)

Luke will appear in big screen with Quentin Tarantino-directed drama/thriller Once Upon a Time in Hollywood later this year.

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Luke Perry Bio: Family, Career, Net Worth

Born as Coy Luther Perry III on 11 October 1966, Luke Perry was the son of homemaker mother Ann Bennett and steelworker father Coy Luther Perry Jr. Though hailing from Mansfield, Ohio, he spent his childhood in Fredericktown, where he served as the school mascot for Fredericktown High School.

A push and support from his family pulled Luke to Los Angeles for pursuing his career in acting. Soon, he became Hollywood heartthrob with 199 episode-long appearance as Dylan McKay on American teen drama Beverly Hills, 90210 from 1990 to 2000. Soon, he charmed his career with movies including, The Fifth Element (1997), The Heist (1999), and Good Intentions (2010). Luke was active as Fred Andrews on 2017-aired drama Riverdale before waving goodbye from this world.

At the time of his death, Luke Perry reportedly had an estimated net worth of $10 Million.

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