Tuesday, January 15, 2008
Child Actor Brad Renfro Dead

25 year old former child star Brad Renfro was found dead today in his LA home. The cause of death has not been determined by law enforcement officials.

Renfro is best known for his roles in films like John Grisham's 'The Client', and 'Apt Pupil', with the former being his first acting role ever at age 10. Unfortunately, after that acclaimed break out role, Renfro had a hard time coping as a child, and turned to drugs and a several drug and alcohol related run-ins with the law.

Prior to his death, Renfro had just wrapped filming of 'The Informers' with Billy Bob Thornton and Winona Ryder.

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