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Harry Potter Actor Dave Legeno
Dead of Heatstroke in Death Valley

Associated Press, by Brian Shields

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/11/2014 10:14:44 PM

LOS ANGELES— Authorities say “Harry Potter” actor Dave Legeno has died from heatstroke in California’s Death Valley. He was 50. Legeno played the werewolf Fenrir Greyback in three “Harry Potter” films. The brawny British actor also appeared in “Snow White and the Huntsman” and “Batman Begins.” The Inyo County Sheriff’s Department says hikers found Legeno’s body Sunday morning in a remote area of the desert park. Legeno’s manager, Rick Bassman, confirmed his death on Friday. County Deputy Coroner Jason Molinar says Legeno’s body was partially decomposed and may have been lying for days in

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 7/12/2014 12:24:55 AM     (No. 9920698)

Another victim of Global Warming. I´m sure Al Gore will attend the funeral. s/o

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Hazymac, 7/12/2014 1:25:44 AM     (No. 9920743)

Barker Ranch in Death Valley is where the Manson Family was making preparations to wait out the race war Manson was trying to instigate, and which he called Helter Skelter. Jeff Guinn´s biography makes it clear how inhospitable a place it is. The highest temperature ever recorded in the New World, 134 degrees Fahrenheit, was recorded in the early 20th Century at Badwater in Death Valley. I cannot imagine why any sane person would go there without abundant water and companions.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mickeymat, 7/12/2014 7:14:45 AM     (No. 9920882)

You don´t go hiking in Death Valley in summer.

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