R. Lee Ermey, famous for his tough-guy role in ‘Full Metal Jacket,’ dies at 74

Actor R. Lee Ermey in 2005, arriving at A&E TV upfront celebration at Rockefeller Center in New York. (Photo: FERNANDO LEON/GETTY IMAGES)

R. Lee Ermey, the character actor famous for his bristling, Golden Globe-nominated role as Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick’s 1987 film Full Metal Jacket, …
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