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Brad Renfro (1982–2008)

Brad Renfro was born on July 25, 1982 in Knoxville, Tennessee, to Angela Denise McCrory and Mark Renfro, a factory worker. He was discovered at age 10 by director Joel Schumacher and was cast in the motion picture The Client (1994), which starred Susan Sarandon and Tommy Lee Jones. Although this would be his zenith, he went on to appear in other ... See full bio »

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 2008 Collector (Short)
 2008 The Informers
 2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Duane Winslow
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 2005 Hollywood Flies
 2005 Coat Pockets (Short)
 2004 The Scare Hole
 2003 Citizen Tony (TV Movie)
Thoren (voice)
 2002 The Car Kid (Short)
 2001 Ghost World
 2001 Tart
William Sellers
 2000 Meter Man (Short)
 2000 Herschel Hopper: New York Rabbit (Short)
 2000 Recess (TV Series)
- Germ Warfare (2000) ... (voice)
 1999 2 Little, 2 Late
Jimmy Walsh
 1997 Telling Lies in America
Karchy 'Chucky' Jonas
 1995 The Cure
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The advice I have for people wanting to get into acting ... I would say, stay the hell away from the party scene. Anything you put in front of your goal, and especially something like that, whether it's too much gambling, too much food, too much (sic) cold beers on the weekend - anything that you put in front of the prize is going to end up getting in the way and hurting you in the end. ... See more »


His family revealed a few days after his death that he had a son with an unknown woman. The mother and the child lived in Japan. See more »


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