Dennis Hopper Dies

5/29/2010 2:23 PM PDT

Dennis Hopper Dies

Dennis Hopper died at his home in Venice, CA today. He was 74.

We're told his family was by his side when he passed.

Hopper had recently been suffering from prostate cancer and going through a difficult divorce from his wife Victoria.

Hopper is best known for starring in the 1969 classic "Easy Rider."