Texas Chainsaw Massacre

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Texas Chainsaw Massacre Villain Dies

Gunnar Hansen was 68, played iconic 'Leatherface'

(Newser) - Gunnar Hansen, who played the iconic villain Leatherface in the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre, died Saturday of pancreatic cancer at his home in Maine, his agent said. He was 68. Hansen starred in the 1974 film that has become a classic among horror-movie aficionados and spawned a series of sequels.... More »

Texas Chainsaw Massacre Star Dies at 65

Marilyn Burns' character was first to escape 'Leatherface'

(Newser) - Marilyn Burns, who portrayed horror-film hero Sally Hardesty in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, has died at the age of 65. "It is with sad news that I can officially confirm that actress Marilyn Burns passed away earlier today," her rep said in a statement, as per the Hollywood ... More »

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