‘Leatherface’ Actor from Texas Chainsaw Massacre Has Died


Gunnar Hansen, who played the maniac Leatherface in the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre, died Saturday after battling pancreatic cancer. He was 68.

Though several remakes have been made, Hansen will always be the original Leatherface.  He made several films after the 1974 flick, and had a few films in the works, according to his IMDB page.

Hansen, who was born in Iceland, died at home in Maine, according to his agent, Mike Eisenstadt.


Posted on November 9, 2015, in ENTERTAINMENT NEWS. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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