Jon-Erik Hexum

Actor + Model
Born Nov 5, 1957
Hometown City of Englewood
Died Oct 18, 1984
Death Place Los Angeles, Cali...
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Nationality American
Alma Mater Case Western Rese...

Jon-Erik Hexum was an American model and actor. He died as a result of an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on the set of the CBS television series Cover Up in which he played the male lead.

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1957 Birth Born on November 5, 1957.


1980 22 Years Old Only a few days after graduation, he moved to New York in 1980, in order to pursue his acting career. … Read More
1981 23 Years Old At LeMond's urging, Hexum relocated to Los Angeles in September 1981 in order to audition for a movie called Summer Lovers, which was to be directed by Randal Kleiser. … Read More
1982 24 Years Old Voyagers! aired during the 1982–83 television season, with Hexum's role earning him $10,000 a week. … Read More
In 1984, Hexum guest-starred in an episode of ABC's prime time drama Hotel. … Read More
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