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Full Metal Jacket actor R. Lee Ermey dies aged 74

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Full Metal Jacket actor R. Lee Ermey dies aged 74
R. Lee Ermey, the actor best known for playing Gunnery Sergeant Hartman in Full Metal Jacket, has died at the age of 74. His manager said he died on Sunday morning from "complications of pneumonia". "He will be greatly missed by all of us," a statement read. "Semper Fi, Gunny. Godspeed." The former marine turned actor was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his memorable performance in Stanley Kubrick's 1987 film Full Metal Jacket, in which he immortalised lines such as: "What is your major malfunction?"
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