Thursday, November 8, 2007

Sonny Bupp, Last Living Cast Member of "Citizen Kane," Dies at Age 79

Child actor Sonny Bupp (in photo below with Ruth Warrick), who played the son of Charles Foster Kane, died on November 1, 2007 (exactly 66 years and 6 months after Citizen Kane's premiere on May 1, 1941). Bupp appeared in small roles in several Hollywood classics including San Francisco (1936), Lost Horizon (1937), Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940), Sergeant York (1941), and The Devil and Daniel Webster (1941). He was the last of the cast or the crew known to be alive from Citizen Kane.

Click here for short obituary, wikipedia entry, and imdb entry on Bupp.

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