|Sean Penn (1960 - )
Son of Leo Penn and Eileen Ryan
Brother of Chris Penn and Michael Penn
Mr. Robin Wright Penn
|Carlito's Way (1993) [David Kleinfeld]: Shot by gangsters after he pulls out his gun (not knowing that Al Pacino had already removed the bullets).
Dead Man Walking (1995) [Matthew Poncelet]: Executed by lethal injection, while Susan Sarandon witnesses the execution.
U Turn (1997) [Bobby Cooper]: Dies of sunstroke and/or thirst after getting stranded in the desert when his car's radiator hose blows out.
The Weight of Water (2000) [Thomas Janes]: Accidentally drowned while rescuing Elizabeth Hurley after she falls overboard during a storm; his body is shown floating face-down in the water after the storm.
21 Grams (2003) [Paul Rivers]: Commits suicide by shooting himself in the chest in a hotel room, after his body starts to reject his transplanted heart; he dies in the hospital shortly afterwards. (Thanks to Emily, Gary, Nemanja, and Andrew)
The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004) [Samuel J. Bicke]: Shot to death by a guard when Sean attempts to hijack a plane. (Thanks to Vlabor and Kyle)
All the King's Men (2006) [Willie Stark]: Shot repeatedly in the chest by Mark Ruffalo. (Thanks to ND, Nilescu, and Thierry)
Milk (2008) [Harvey Milk]: Shot repeatedly by Josh Brolin in Josh's office. (Thanks to Anne, Tommy, and GI Robot)
What Just Happened (2008) [Sean Penn]: Shot to death by John Schiappa, in the film-within-the-film that Robert De Niro is producing. (Sean survives the movie in reality.) (Thanks to Tommy)