Charlie Sheen - Charlie Sheen Remembers 'Compadre' Quinn
Charlie Sheen has paid tribute to his Platoon co-star Francesco Quinn following his sudden death on Friday (05Aug11).
The actor son of movie icon Anthony Quinn collapsed and died outside his Malibu, California home after suffering an apparent heart attack. He was 48.
Sheen, who befriended the late star on the set of the 1986 Vietnam War epic, has now spoken out about the loss and sent his condolences to Quinn's grieving family.
In a post on his Twitter.com blog, he writes, "Lost a compadre from Platoon Friday... Heart... RIP Francesco Quinn Much love and compassion to his wife Valentina and his 3 kids."