Dennis Lee Hopper (born May 17, 1936 in Dodge City, Kansas - died May 29, 2010 in Venice Beach, California) was an American actor, filmmaker, voice actor and artist who has appeared in films like Easy Rider, L.A.P.D.: To Protect and to Serve, Blue Velvet, Speed, Samson and Delilah, An American Carol, Witch Hunt,Super Mario Bros. and Alpha and Omega. He provided the voice of pornographic film director Steve Scott in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. He also appeared in TV shows such as Cartoon Sushi, American Masters, Naked City, E-Ring. Entourage, Pursuit and The Time Tunnel. Hopper passed away on May 29, 2010 from complications of prostate cancer at the age of 74, twelve days after his birthday.