So, so unhappy — Nelsan Ellis, a actor who starrd in True Blood as Lafayette Reynolds, has died. He was only 39 years old.
According to a news from his manager Emily Gerson Saines that seemed this afternoon in THR, a actor upheld divided after complications from heart failure.
“Nelsan has upheld divided after complications with heart failure. He was a good talent, and his difference and participation will be perpetually missed.”
And HBO combined their possess statement, as good (below):
“We were intensely saddened to hear of a flitting of Nelsan Ellis. Nelsan was a long-time member of a HBO family whose groundbreaking description of Lafayette will be remembered fondly within a altogether bequest of True Blood. Nelsan will be dearly missed by his fans and all of us during HBO.”
Ellis seemed in some-more than only True Blood, graduating from a famed Juilliard School and operative on films and shows like The Soloist, The Butler, Get On Up, and Elementary.
Just awful — left so soon, and so young. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends, and desired ones.
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