He was 12 at the time he met Manson. They didn't interact in any way, but Cranston thought he had crazy eyes and recognized him when he was arrested a year later.
Hearing Charles Manson is dead, I shuddered. I was within his grasp just one year before he committed brutal murder in 1969. Luck was with me when a cousin and I went horseback riding at the Span Ranch, and saw the little man with crazy eyes whom the other hippies called Charlie.— Bryan Cranston (@BryanCranston) November 20, 2017
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ONTD have you had any encounters with murderers?