That was over 33 years ago in 1987.
In 2018 he died aged 74, starring in 60 films in his career, 56 since Full Metal Jacket was released.
In Full Metal Jacket, I think R. Lee Ermey looks:
Full Metal Jacket scores 8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
R. Lee Ermey's first acting role was as 'Sergeant Loyce' in The Boys in Company C, released in 1978 when he was 33.
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