Before his untimely death in February 2013, author Chris Kyle of American Sniper fame was interviewed by Conan O’Brien on his late night talk show.
Kyle is now the subject matter of a movie based on his book and life. The movie was directed by Clint Eastwood and Kyle was played by Bradley Cooper.
Kyle was killed on February 2, 2013 along with his friend Chad Littlefield by a U.S. Marine Corps veteran named Eddie Ray Routh. Routh suffers from PTSD. He killed Kyle and Littlefield while at the Rough Creek Ranch-Lodge-Resort shooting range in Erath County, Texas.
Kyle’s story is now a box office smash hit.