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90210 actor Luke Perry dead at 52

90210 actor Luke Perry dead at 52

90210 actor Luke Perry has died aged just 52

Hollywood heartthrob actor Luke Perry has tragically died in California at the age of 52.

The 90210 actor’s death comes less than a week after he suffered a massive stroke at his home in Sherman Oaks.

Arnold Robinson, who was Perry’s publicist, said the star died surrounded by his family and friends.

“The family appreciates the outpouring of support and prayers that have been extended to Luke from around the world, and respectfully request privacy in this time of great mourning,” Mr Robinson said.

Found fame on teen drama Beverly Hills 90210

90s teen star: Perry (blue shirt top right) found fame on Beverly Hills 90210. Photo: Wikipedia
90s teen star: Perry (blue shirt top right) found fame on Beverly Hills 90210. Photo: Wikipedia

Perry will be most remembered for his rise to fame on 90s teen drama Beverly Hills, 90210. Perry also played a number of gay characters in shows like Spin City and Will and Grace.

The star was working and had been starring as Fred Andrews on the CW show Riverdale when he took ill last Wednesday.

Perry’s children, Jack and Sophie, fiancée Wendy Madison Bauer, ex-wife Minnie Sharp, mother Ann Bennett, step-father Steve Bennett, and his siblings, Tom Perry and Amy Coder, were with him when he passed, Robinson said in a statement.

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