Former Beverly Hills, 90210 heartthrob and Riverdale actor Luke Perry has died at the age of 52.
According to multiple reports, Perry died Monday morning after suffering a massive stroke last week.
He was rushed to the hospital last Wednesday when he suffered the stroke at his California home.
Perry played Archie’s dad, Fred Andrews, on CW’s hit show, “Riverdale” and he was seen filming for the show around Vancouver numerous times.
Earlier this year, it was also announced that “Riverdale” was being renewed for a fourth season.
As the news of his condition and death spread, tributes from former and current co-stars came pouring in.
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Dearest Luke, I will forever bask in the loving memories we've shared over the last thirty years. May your journey forward be enriched by the magnificent souls who have passed before you, just like you have done here for those you leave behind. God please give him a seat close to to you, he deserves it.
My heart is broken. I will miss you so much Luke Perry. Sending all my love to your family. ❤️ #LukePerry
— Molly Ringwald (@MollyRingwald) March 4, 2019
Luke Perry was just 52 and gone way too soon. Please take a moment to note the signs of a stroke. pic.twitter.com/YMRB3PKlm9
— Olivia Munn (@oliviamunn) March 4, 2019
Riverdale executive producers issued this statement after learning about his passing:
— Archie Comics (@ArchieComics) March 4, 2019
Luke Perry became a teen idol for playing Dylan McKay on the TV series Beverly Hills, 90210 from 1990 to 1995, and again from 1998 to 2000.
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