Corey Feldman Speaks Out on the Death of Corey Haim

The two actors appeared in a number of films together as well as a popular reality series for A&E.
Corey Feldman speaks out on the loss of Corey Haim
Corey Feldman speaks out on the loss of Corey Haim
Fans, family, and friends alike lost a cherished personality in former teen icon Corey Haim, who died of an alleged prescription drug overdose earlier today. The actor, who made his big screen debut in the 1984 thriller First Born became quite popular in the 1980s, starring in a string of hit films that are now considered classics. During that run, he often teamed up with fellow actor Corey Feldman, and the two became inseparable both on and off the screen. They appeared as a comedy duo in The Lost Boys, License to Drive, and Dream a Little Dream, as well the recent A&E reality program The Two Coreys. Despite a falling out after the end of season two, Feldman and Haim had reconciled their differences at the time of Michael Jackson's death, who happened to be another close friend of Feldman's that had passed away.

Today, Corey Feldman, courtesy of his own personal blog released this statement about his one-time acting partner and best friend:

I was awakened at 8:30 this morning by my brother and sister knocking on my bedroom door. They informed me of the loss of my brother Corey Haim. My eyes weren't even open all the way when the tears started streaming down my face. I am so sorry for Corey, his mother Judy, his family, my family, all of our fans, and of course my son who I will have to find a way to explain this to when he gets home from school. This is a tragic loss of a wonderful, beautiful, tormented soul, who will always be my brother, family, and best friend. We must all take this as a lesson in how we treat the people we share this world with while they are still here to make a difference. Please respect our families as we struggle and grieve through this difficult time. I hope the art Corey has left behind will be remembered as the passion of that for which he truly lived. ~ Corey

The Lost Boys was released July 31st, 1987 and stars Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Dianne Wiest, Barnard Hughes, Edward Herrmann, Kiefer Sutherland, Jami Gertz, Corey Feldman. The film is directed by Joel Schumacher.

License to Drive was released July 6th, 1988 and stars Corey Haim, Corey Feldman, Carol Kane, Richard Masur, Heather Graham, Michael Manasseri, Harvey Miller, Michael A. Nickles. The film is directed by Greg Beeman.

Dream a Little Dream was released March 3rd, 1989 and stars Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, Jason Robards, Piper Laurie, Harry Dean Stanton, Meredith Salenger, William McNamara, Ria Pavia. The film is directed by Marc Rocco.



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Comments (16)

  1. Jenderr

    Feldman, Is a BIG JERK!!!! I want to tell him that He wants to make his NAME BIG .... but< Eveyone knows he is a loser drug retard!. You Used Haim to hide behind your stuff. So, thought you are better then Haim. You put him down, ( You are f*cked up and made him love you) Your Sick! Feldman.. Go get Help!! Freak.

    4 years agoby @jenderrFlag

  2. Err

    aw.
    hey i've lost close friends before, i can relate.

    4 years agoby @err2005Flag

  3. Illuminati

    certainly was a face of the 80s. another poor bastard that couldn't handle the blow! the sad thing is no matter how many celebs die from ODing the cycle will just repeat it self.

    4 years agoby @illuminatiFlag

  4. Ps2fatboy

    i grew up watching his movies lost boys, license to drive, lucas hell silver bullet were all 80's classics i even liked watchers its a shame ,i thought he was getting his sh*t together was nice seeing him in crank 2 even if it was a small role ,he was working , damn wont be the same without the corey haim around a little bit of me died today rest in peace mate ,,,

    4 years agoby @ps2fatboyFlag

  5. Jekku

    @Anjow1060
    Have some respect, dude. I'm sure if someone close to you passed away, you probably wouldn't want to hear/read: "Who cares? One less (insert title here) in the world."

    4 years agoby @jekkuFlag

  6. Diaigma

    I will watch Lost Boys now in your honor.
    My respects and wishes to your family and loved ones, Mr. Haim.

    4 years agoby @diaigmaFlag

  7. AnnoyingFilmCritic

    Anjow1060 wins the Douchebag of March Award!

    4 years agoby @annoyingfilmcriticFlag

  8. Bane5000

    sad to lose someone who had so much potential and showed us while he was stll here, corey will be missed and remembered for his work, specially for those of us who grew up with his movies.another true loss in hollywood, wether they view it that way or not. R.I.P corey Haim

    4 years agoby @bane5000Flag

  9. Tldignam

    My thoughts are with both families at this sad and tragic time. R.I.P Corey, you will be missed, x

    4 years agoby @tldignamFlag

  10. Jason27

    My sincere condolences Fledman and Haim family... He will be missed...

    4 years agoby @jason27Flag

  11. ed_wood

    Sorry to the families. RIP Corey.

    4 years agoby @ed-woodFlag

  12. Buriblazing

    lost boys forever

    4 years agoby @buriblazingFlag

  13. Buriblazing

    this sucks rip corey!

    4 years agoby @buriblazingFlag

  14. Michael5

    Sorry Feldman and Haim Families, my prayers with you.

    4 years agoby @michael5Flag

  15. Shervg

    My thoughts and prayers are with feldman and haims family.

    4 years agoby @shervgFlag

  16. Brian

    Been waiting for this..so sorry for you Feldman!

    4 years agoby @brianFlag