R. Lee Ermey, Profane Drill Sergeant in ‘Full Metal Jacket,’ Dies at 74

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R. Lee Ermey, an actor whose barking, foulmouthed drill sergeant in “Full Metal Jacket” highlighted a decades-long career in which he frequently portrayed authority figures, died on Sunday morning. He was 74.

His longtime manager, Bill Rogin, said Mr. Ermey had died from complications of pne …
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