April 14, 2005 04:13:16 GMT
Martin Sheen and Dennis Hopper will be among the celebrities visiting Indiana to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of James Dean
Martin Sheen and Dennis Hoper are planning to attend the 50th anniversary of the death of James Dean, scheduled June 3-5 at the airport in Marion, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Sheen, who admits, has personally been inspired to become an actor after watching Dean's performance in the film "East of Eden," will introduce his narrated American premiere of a documentary on Dean's life, "James Dean: Forever Young."
To mark the fest there will also Dean's three movies, "Giant," "East of Eden" and "Rebel Without a Cause," all of which will be introduced by actors who co-starred with Dean.