‘Sin City’ Star Michael Clarke Duncan Passes Away

Michael Clarke Duncan

We’re sad to report that fellow Chicagoan Michael Clarke Duncan has passed away, his fiance tells AP. He was 54.

Publicist Joy Fehily released a statement from Clarke’s fiancée, the Rev. Omarosa Manigault, saying the 54-year-old actor died Monday morning in a Los Angeles hospital after nearly two months of treatment following the July 13 heart attack, adds USA Today.

Duncan best known for his breakout role as John Coffey in The Green Mile, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe. He is also recognized for his appearances in famous motion pictures such as Armageddon, The Whole Nine Yards, Brother Bear, and Daredevil as well as voice acting such as Delgo. Source, Wiki.

He was also to star in Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller’s Sin City sequel, Sin City: A Dame To Kill For. Brittany Murphy was also featured in the 2005 adaptation and passed away before the sequel could go into production.

  • http://www.facebook.com/Moheetoe Pablo Delgadillo

    Very sad news,and so young. RIP

  • ItsMorphinTime

    Man! This sucks!

  • Zombie-Killa

    Whoa. Truly shocking.

    Duncan was one of my favorites, and he did deliver an outstanding performance in The Green Mile. Much like Brittany Murphy, I was looking forward to Clarke’s return in the Sin City sequel.

    RIP.

  • djblack1313

    WTF?!! god this sucks so fucking much!! my condolences to his family & friends.

  • Trinity

    I’m very sad about this.He was a great actor an I liked him an he was to young to die.My mom is 54. =( That is awful. R.I.P

  • evenscarier

    How sad, I am so sorry for his family and friends. He was truly a gifted actor, and I always enjoyed watching him.