Corey Haim

(Corey Ian Haim)

Corey Haim
Corey Haim
  • Born: December 23, 1971
  • Died: March 10, 2010
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Profession: Actor









Corey Ian Haim was a Canadian actor, known for a 1980s Hollywood career as a teen idol. He starred in a number of films, such as Lucas, Silver Bullet, Murphy's Romance, License to Drive, Dream a Little Dream, and Snowboard Academy. His best-known role was alongside Corey Feldman in The Lost Boys, which made Haim a household name. Known as The Two Coreys, the duo became 1980s icons and appeared together in seven movies, later starring in the A&E American reality show The Two Coreys.

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But a year before that, I was starting to drink beer on the set of the film Lucas (1986).
But one led to two, two led to four, four led to eight, until at the end it was about 85 a day - the doctors could not believe I was taking that much. And that was just the valium - I'm not talking about the other pills I went through.
Corey feldman and I did sneak into the screening room one day during Lost Boys.
For eight-and-a-half years, I was just watching movies, and just staying in bed and just eating food and just, you know, being just miserable. Arts, Culture, Entertainment & Lifestyle ;Nutrition, Food, Starvation, Farming & Agriculture
Horror movies, man, the blood entails so much time. And horror movies are not fun; definitely not starting there as a director. Definitely not horror. Time ;Arts, Culture, Entertainment & Lifestyle
I absolutely did date Victoria Beckham, yes.
I always thought acting was all lights, camera, action. It's a job; you have to do your job correctly.
I don't like Heather Graham. She did an interview and said, 'I didn't want to kiss Corey; I didn't want to catch his mononucleosis. He had a kissing disease.'
I feel like, with myself, I ruined myself to the point where I wasn't functional enough to work for anybody, even myself. I wasn't working. Work, Workers & The Labor Force
I have a doggy, a Japanese Akita, who I live to play with.
I lived in Los Angeles in the '80s, which was not the best place to be.
I make myself pizza if it comes down to that drastic measurement.
I play keyboards and sing. I've written a couple of songs too.
I started on the downers which were a hell of a lot better than the uppers because I was a nervous wreck.
I think I have an addiction to pretty much everything. I mean, I have to be very careful with myself as far as that goes, which is why I have a support group around me consistently.
I think maybe ten years from now, I'm hopefully going to be, in like, Tahiti or something. Kicking back like in my huge mansion, if everything goes right, it's all up to me.
I want people to learn from me, see I'm human, and understand that I make mistakes just like they do, but it doesn't have to consume you. You've got to walk through the raindrops, and that's totally what I am trying to do.
I want to direct. Definitely a goal of mine.
I wanted to play professional hockey, man. But when I acted, I thought, 'Well, okay, maybe I do have something here.'
I'd love to see the rushes but it's just not allowed because directors and also a lot of actors feel that if they see their work, and the director likes what they're doing, the actor might try to correct their mistakes. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex ;Work, Workers & The Labor Force
I'm trying to get in the habit of, you know, picking up a book and learning how to write my feelings down, not my feelings but my thoughts, about things, and hopefully I'll moving toward the writing and directing thing soon. Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training
It basically comes down to that word: Love. I guess that's what it's all about. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
I've always had a knack for hitting the mark perfectly. Even when I'm walking or running, I'm very good at not having to look down.
I've gotten to work with some great people. I've been really lucky. Work, Workers & The Labor Force
My mom saved my life. She gave me mouth-to-mouth more than once. Life
My opinion is just be very careful when you're young and making the money. Money, Coins & Minting
Stuff happens when you are a kid; it scars you inside for life. Life
Um, you know, they have every right to feel the way they do and things are great with me, as you see, I'm very, good shape now and on the ball. Things are happening.
Well, my favorite roles so far are Lucas and Lost Boys.
What does kissing really mean to me? To me, if you feel, when you kiss a girl, that certain feeling of all those dolphins, like, swimming through your blood stream, and you get those good tingles inside your stomach, I don't think there's any better feeling.
When you're young and you have money, you become the CEO, automatically, of life, of your family. Life ;Families, Children & Parenting ;Money, Coins & Minting
You are what you wear. I wear something different everyday.