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Evil Dead 2’s Danny Hicks Has Passed Away from Cancer

Well, 2020 continues to suck.

It was confirmed to Heavy.com earlier this afternoon that actor Danny Hicks passed away at his home in California at the age of 68. He succumbed to Stage IV cancer, the disease he announced on his official Facebook page earlier this month.

Danny Hicks is most known for playing Jake in Evil Dead 2 (1987) and Bill in Intruder (1989).

He also appeared in small roles in other titles including 2001 Maniacs, Darkman, The Demonologist, Elder Island, Maniac Cop and Wishmaster.

All of us here at HorrorSociety.com send our condolences to his family, friends and fans. Fuck cancer!

R.I.P. Danny Hicks
July 19th 1951 – June 30th 2020

Written by Michael Therkelsen

(Senior Editor)