Brad Renfro

Brad Barron Renfro (July 25, 1982 – January 15, 2008) was an American actor.wikipedia
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The Client (1994 film)

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He made his film debut at the age of 11 in the lead role in The Client, and went on to star in 21 feature films.
The Client is a 1994 American legal thriller film directed by Joel Schumacher, and starring Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Renfro, Mary-Louise Parker, Anthony LaPaglia, Anthony Edwards, and Ossie Davis.

Apt Pupil (film)

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After 1998's Apt Pupil, a series of criminal arrests and stints in drug treatment limited his choice of roles. In 1998, he starred opposite Ian McKellen in Apt Pupil, directed by Bryan Singer.
The film was directed by Bryan Singer and stars Ian McKellen and Brad Renfro.

Tom and Huck

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He soon attracted a large fanbase as he continued to star in movies like Tom and Huck and Sleepers.
Tom and Huck is a 1995 American adventure comedy-drama film based on Mark Twain's novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and starring Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Brad Renfro, Mike McShane, Eric Schweig and Amy Wright.

Mali Finn

When he was 10, Brad was discovered by Mali Finn, a casting director for Joel Schumacher.
Finn discovered actor Brad Renfro when he was ten years old and cast him in Joel Schumacher's The Client (1994).

The Cure (1995 film)

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He also won a second "Young Star" award, as well as the "Young Artist" award, for his performance in The Cure.
The film stars Brad Renfro and Joseph Mazzello who play two teenage boys searching for the cure for AIDS which one of them is suffering from.

Bully (2001 film)

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Renfro went on to act in other films, including 2001's Ghost World and Bully, 2002's Confessions of an American Girl, and 2005's The Jacket.
Bully is a 2001 American crime film directed by Larry Clark, and starring Brad Renfro, Bijou Phillips, Rachel Miner, Michael Pitt, Leo Fitzpatrick, Daniel Franzese, Kelli Garner, and Nick Stahl.

Bryan Singer

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In 1998, he starred opposite Ian McKellen in Apt Pupil, directed by Bryan Singer.
Singer's film adaptation starred Sir Ian McKellen, Brad Renfro, and David Schwimmer.

American Girl (film)

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Renfro went on to act in other films, including 2001's Ghost World and Bully, 2002's Confessions of an American Girl, and 2005's The Jacket.
American Girl is a 2002 American comedy-drama film directed by Jordan Brady and starring Jena Malone, Michelle Forbes, Brad Renfro, Alicia Witt, and Erik von Detten.

Ian McKellen

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In 1998, he starred opposite Ian McKellen in Apt Pupil, directed by Bryan Singer.
McKellen portrayed a fugitive Nazi officer living under a false name in the US who is befriended by a curious teenager (Brad Renfro) who threatens to expose him unless he tells his story in detail.

The Jacket

Renfro went on to act in other films, including 2001's Ghost World and Bully, 2002's Confessions of an American Girl, and 2005's The Jacket.

Provider (song)

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He also featured in the video for N*E*R*D song "Provider", playing the part of a petty drug dealer.
Pharrell and Chad ride around with a bike gang interspersed with scenes of a young man (Brad Renfro) struggling to make ends meet and his pregnant girlfriend (Kelli Garner).

Sleepers

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He soon attracted a large fanbase as he continued to star in movies like Tom and Huck and Sleepers.

Leon S. Kennedy

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He played Leon S. Kennedy in a live-action ad for Resident Evil 2, which aired in Japan.
In the Resident Evil 2 commercial directed by George A. Romero, Leon was portrayed by Brad Renfro.

Wasteland (10 Years song)

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Renfro was the cousin of Jesse Hasek, lead singer of the band 10 Years, and featured in the first version of the music video for their song "Wasteland".
The first music video was a representation of the song and featured Jesse Hasek's cousin and child actor, Brad Renfro, who, had a long struggle with drug abuse, was the inspiration for the song.

Mark Foster (singer)

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Mark Foster of Foster the People was Renfro's roommate and wrote a song about his death called "Downtown".
His roommate, actor and singer Brad Renfro, also struggled with drug addiction, dying from a heroin overdose on January 15, 2008.

Foster the People

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Mark Foster of Foster the People was Renfro's roommate and wrote a song about his death called "Downtown".
At one time, he roomed with actor Brad Renfro.

Happy Campers (film)

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Happy Campers is a 2001 American dark comedy film written and directed by Daniel Waters and starring Brad Renfro, Dominique Swain, Jaime King, Emily Bergl, and Justin Long.

Tart (film)

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Tart is a 2001 American coming of age film written and directed by Christina Wayne and starring Dominique Swain, Bijou Phillips, and Brad Renfro.

Deuces Wild

It stars Stephen Dorff, Brad Renfro, James Franco, Matt Dillon, and Fairuza Balk, among others.

Ghost World (film)

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Renfro went on to act in other films, including 2001's Ghost World and Bully, 2002's Confessions of an American Girl, and 2005's The Jacket.

Gimme Shelter

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The video features a sixteen-year old Brad Renfro, playing a young man escaping with his brother from a dysfunctional home and the abuse they suffered at the hands of their abusive alcoholic father, and then from society as a whole.

The Informers (2008 film)

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He also appeared in the 2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent episode "Watch", and completed filming on the film The Informers, co-starring Mickey Rourke, Winona Ryder and Billy Bob Thornton.
It was the last feature film for actor Brad Renfro before his death on January 15, 2008, at the age of 25.

10th & Wolf

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The film stars James Marsden, Giovanni Ribisi and Brad Renfro and features appearances by Dennis Hopper, Val Kilmer, Piper Perabo, Lesley Ann Warren, Tommy Lee, 1980s Italian comedian, singer, actor and director Francesco Salvi and Brian Dennehy.

Skipped Parts

Skipped Parts is a 2001 American comedy-drama film directed by Tamra Davis, and starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bug Hall, Mischa Barton, Drew Barrymore, and Brad Renfro.