George Dickerson

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Birthday
25, 1933
Birthplace
Kansas
Death Date
Jan 10, 2015 (81)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
25, 1933
Birthplace
Kansas
Death Date
Jan 10, 2015 (81)

About

Actor known for his roles in independent films like the 1986 cult classic Blue Velvet. He was also a respected writer who once served as the literary critic for Time magazine.

Before Fame

He joined the U.S. Army in the 50's and later became part of the north-east poetry scene.

Trivia

He lived in the same Manhattan apartment for more than fifty years.

Family Life

He was raised with a younger brother.

Associated With

He played the father of Laura Dern's character in the surreal drama Blue Velvet.