Gunnar Hansen, actor who played Leatherface dead at 68.

Gunnar Hansen, who created one of the most iconic characters in horror movies, has died at the age of 68. The actor was 26 when he was cast as the chainsaw-wielding maniac Leatherface in the 1974 film The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and it became an instant horror classic. His agent said Hansen passed away on Saturday … More Gunnar Hansen, actor who played Leatherface dead at 68.