"Deep Throat” Star Dies At 65

SALT LAKE CITY (March 20, 2013)--Former porn star Harry Reems, who co-starred in the 1972 movie "Deep Throat," died Tuesday at a veterans’ hospital in Salt Lake City, his wife confirmed Wednesday.

He was 65.

The cause of his death hasn't been determined, but Reems was suffering from multiple medical issues, including pancreatic cancer.

Reems played the male lead in "Deep Throat," a pop culture phenomenon that brought pornography to mainstream audiences.

Reems left the porn industry and moved to Park City, Utah, in the 1980s, where he entered an alcohol treatment program and worked as a real estate agent.


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