Beverly Hills 90210 star Luke Perry dies: 8 things to know about the actor

Actor Luke Perry at the Neder­lande­r Theat­er in New York, on April 24, 2006. News of his hospitalisation had triggered an outpouring of support from celebrities including his former co-stars.PHOTO: NYTIMES
Actor Luke Perry at the Neder­lande­r Theat­er in New York, on April 24, 2006. News of his hospitalisation had triggered an outpouring of support from celebrities including his former co-stars.PHOTO: NYTIMES

SINGAPORE - Actor Luke Perry, best known for playing Dylan McKay in the hit 1990s television series Beverly Hills, 90210, died on Monday (March 4) at the age of 52 after suffering a massive stroke.

He was last seen playing Fred Andrews - the father of Archie - in teenage drama Riverdale.

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