He took acting classes to beat shyness and it lead to television work as well as a starring character in Stephen King’s Silver Bullet. His popularity waning in the 1990s, Haim fought with dependence. He expired in 2010 of natural causes.
Celebrity. A timid kid, his parents registered Corey in acting courses to help him acquire self-assurance. More enthusiastic about sports and comic books (he was contemplating a vocation as a professional hockey player), Haim did not see a future in playing. But after seeing his sister Carol audition for a number of characters, Corey chose to try his hand at getting an expert job. After several attempts, Haim got his first huge part on the Canadian show The Edison Twins in 1982. Around the exact same time, his parents divorced.
In now, Haim and his family chose to move to La to further his movie career.
Another year, his part in the made for TV movie Lucas (1986), which likewise featured coming stars Charlie Sheen and Winona Ryder, earned Haim his first critical acclaim: a nomination in the Young Artist Awards. Haim also had his first encounter with drugs and booze around this time, after admitting to tabloid magazines which he started drinking beer on the Lucas place. This may start an awful spiral into drug addiction that led first to marijuana, then cocaine and, eventually, crack.
Haim starred in the 1987 television series, Roomies, that has been canceled in its first season. The exact same year, Haim had a featured role in Joel Schumacher’s vampire movie, The Lost Boys, which likewise starred Kiefer Sutherland and Corey Feldman. The movie proved to be a popular success, and critics gave Haim another Young Artist Award nomination because of his performance. Haim was likewise established steadfastly to the domain of the teen heartthrob, as was co star Corey Feldman, who he’d continue to star with in seven different movies.
In 1988, Haim starred in two more broadly released popular films, the comedy License to Drive as well as the horror movie Watchers. The movie portrayed a squeaky-clean Haim participating in wholesome, family-friendly actions and speculating about his future aspirations.
But Haim’s popularity waned as he entered the 1990s and, following a spell in rehabilitation, physicians set Corey on prescription drugs. After 15 attempts at rehabilitation, the 200-pound Haim endured a stroke. Every one of the while, the performer was handling bit parts in movies like Prayer of the Rollerboys (1990), Dream Machine (1991) and Dream a Little Dream 2 (1995)
In 2007, after more than a decade of bit parts, Haim signed to the A&E show The Two Coreys, which inquired the modern lives of Feldman and Haim. In the show, the longtime pals as well as costars discussed their issues and checkered pasts having a therapist, and tried to resurrect their broken camaraderie.
On March 10, 2010, Haim was found unresponsive in a Oakwood, California, flat. Hewas subsequently ran to a Burbank, California, hospital, where he was formally declared dead. He was 38 years old. According to reports, his mom was also in the flat during the time of his passing. Some initially imagined he’d overdosed on drugs, however an investigation into his death revealed that he’d died of natural causes. A heart issue and pneumonia were among the leading factors in his passing.