Corey Haim

Corey Haim

Movie Actor

Corey Ian Haim was a Canadian actor. He starred in a number of 1980s films, such as Lucas, Silver Bullet, Murphy's Romance, License to Drive and Dream a Little Dream. His role alongside Corey Feldman in The Lost Boys made him a household name.

Full Name
Corey Ian Haim
Dec 23, 1971
Mar 10, 2010
5′ 7″
Net Worth


Corey Ian Haim was born on December 23, 1971, in Toronto, Canada. His zodiac sign is Capricorn, and his ethnicity is Jewish. He was the son of Bernie Haim and Judy Haim. He had an older sister, named Carol.

Haim began appearing in television commercials when he was ten years old. In 1984, Haim got his breakthrough role in the coming-of-age movie 'Firstborn', alongside Sarah Jessica Parker and Robert Downey Jr. 

In 1986, he starred in the horror film 'The Lost Boys' alongside Kiefer Sutherland, which became a cult classic and made him a teen idol. In 1987, he appeared in the TV series 'Roomies' as well as several other films; including 'Lucas', 'License to Drive', and 'Dream a Little Dream'. In 1989, he co-starred with Corey Feldman in the supernatural comedy-horror film 'Dream A Little Dream'.

In 1990, he starred in the drama-thriller film 'Prayer of the Rollerboys', but it failed to make a mark at the box office. In 1991, he starred in the comedy-drama film 'The Double 0 Kid' alongside Linda Kozlowski and Richard Grieco. The same year he starred in another movie titled 'Fast Getaway'. In 1993, Haim released his debut album entitled ‘Corey Haim’ but it did not do well commercially due to lack of promotion from his record label. 

Haim's career slowed down after 2000 and he continued to act sporadically until his death on March 10th 2010 due to complications from pneumonia at 38 years old.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1971</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Corey Haim is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text"> On December 23, 1971, Corey Haim was born in Toronto, Canada.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1984</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Movie Role</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Haim starred in his first movie role as a runaway teenager in the film 'Firstborn'.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1985</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Breakthrough Film Role</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Starring in the film 'The Lost Boys' alongside fellow actor Corey Feldman, Haim becomes a teen idol.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1988</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Receives First Golden Globe Nomination</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Receives his first Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor in the film 'License to Drive'.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1990</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starts Dating Alyssa Milano</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Begins dating actress Alyssa Milano and the couple remain together for two years.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2010</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Makes Final Film Appearance</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Makes his final film appearance in the horror remake 'The Dead' before passing away on March 10, 2010.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2011</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Posthumous Documentary Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">A posthumous documentary entitled 'The Coreyography' is released which chronicles the life of Corey Haim.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's an Iconic Actor</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Corey Haim was an iconic actor in the 80’s and 90’s, with movies like License to Drive and The Lost Boys. His performances were always enjoyable and made us feel like we were living in his world. His characters often had a rebellious streak and were never boring.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He Was Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Corey Haim was extremely talented and a great actor for his time. He could portray a wide range of characters, from the tough bad boy to the innocent young man. He brought a unique charm to every character he played and was always very believable in his roles.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He Was Kind</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Corey Haim was known for being kind and generous to those around him, regardless of their fame or fortune. He was always willing to help people, whether it be offering advice or simply lending an ear. His kindness will forever be remembered by all who knew him.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Major Role was at Age 12</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Corey Haim's first major acting role was in the movie Lucas at the age of 12. He went on to star in many other films including The Lost Boys, License to Drive, and Dream a Little Dream.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Had His Own TV Show</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Corey Haim had his own television show, "Roomies," which aired on NBC in 1987. The show only lasted for nine episodes.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Child Star Award</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Corey Haim received a special award at the 1997 Academy Awards ceremony called the Child Star Award which was presented to him by Jodie Foster.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Founded His Own Production Company</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2000, Corey Haim founded his own production company, Core Productions, and produced the film "Busted".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Music Career</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2003, Corey Haim released an album titled “One World” under the name Corey Haim & The Haimsters. The album featured several cover songs as well as some original material.</p></div>


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