In Memoriam: A Look Back At 'BH90210' Star Luke Perry's Acting Career

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May 30, 2020 - 15:11 / Administrator User

Beverly Hills, 90210 was one of the most iconic TV shows of the nineties. Teenagers everywhere were captivated by the glamorous lives of the West Beverly Hills High School students, including of course, Luke Perry's character "Dylan." Unfortunately the actor passed away last year but left behind an amazing legacy!

Luke Perry was part of the Beverly Hills, 90210 cast from the very beginning, but took a break from 1995 to 1998. During his time on 90210, he was one of the most eligible bachelors in the United States. After ten seasons, the series was cancelled in 2000. 

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Later on the wonderful Luke Perry starred in other successful shows like Jeremiah, Windfall, Criminal Minds, and most recently Riverdale. He remained good friends with BH90210 co-stars Jason Priestley and Jennie Garth. 

Luke Perry attends the CW Network's 2016 New York Upfront Presentation in New York City

Luke Perry: Actor and father of two!

Actor Luke Perry was married to model Rachel Sharp for ten years, from 1993 until 2003, with whom he has two children, Jack and Sophie. 

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Unfortunately Luke Perry passed away from a massive stroke on March 4, 2019 at the age of 52. As a result of his death, his Riverdale character "Fred Andrews" also died and the season 4 premiere of the show paid tribute to him. At the time of his death he was engaged to therapist and former actress Wendy Madison Bauer.

Luke Perry died at the age of just 52. (October 11, 1966 – March 4, 2019)