Tv shows and films keep us enticed and glue to our screens. In all the shows there are happy moments, love, complicated relationships and of course tear-jerking moments.
Scenes that have us looking for tissues due to tears is when your favorite actor or actress dies. Most of the time death is just a plot in the story or when an actor has taken up a
nother role so they are written off a story.
Checksome of the actorss and actresses who were killed in a Tv show or Film because they died in real life.
Fred Willard[Modern Family]
Willard died at his home in Los Angeles, aged 86 years, on May 15, 2020. This was from reports from his daughter and representative.
The Tv character’s cause of death was cardiac arrest and coronary artery disease. He also had myelodysplastic syndrome, which contributed to the cardiac arrest. His death was announced by Jamie Lee Curtis, whose husband, Christopher Guest worked with Willard.
Fred Willard, who played Frank Dunphy, died on the show from old age. His onscreen son Phil Dunphy [TY Burrell] is eulogized in the presence of his cast mates.
Helen McCrory[Peaky Blinders ]
McCrory died aged 52 from breast cancer on April 16, 2021, at her home in London. Her husband, Damian Lewis, announced her death on Twitter.
Lewis stated that Helen died peacefully at home, surrounded by a wave of love from friends and family.
Her death as Aunty Polly on the Peaky Blinders is revealed in the season 6 premiere, where she is killed by the Irish republican during the attempted assassination of Oswald Mosley.
Reports indicate that Luke died from a stroke.
The stroke was caused by an “ischemic cerebrovascular accident,” It occurs when a blood clot blocks a blood vessel and prevents blood and oxygen from getting to a part of the brain.
On the Tv show, Fred Andrews dies when the culprit is George’s teen son Jeffrey, who confesses the entire story to Fred’s son Archie, explaining he took his dad’s car for a nighttime joyride, despite not having a license. His father, George, took the fall for the accident to save his son.
Carrie Fisher [ Star wars ]
Carrie Fisher suffered a heart attack aboard a plane to Los Angeles. At 60 years old, she died on December 23, 2016. Her death was shocking as her mom died a few days later.z
She was playing Princess Leia in Star wars when she died. In her Star Wars death scene, Leia sensed the duel between Rey and Kylo Ren on Kef Bir.
Carrie used the Force to reach out to her son across the galaxy and call him by his birth name –Ben. This last act drained Leia [ Carrie] of her remaining energy and killed her.
Edward Herrmann[Gilmore Girls]
Herrmann died at 71 years, and his death was tough on his family and the Gilmore girls cast who had grown to love him. He died from brain cancer.
Corey Monteith died aged 31 years. He was found dead in his Vancouver, Canada, hotel room on July 13, 2013; it was only one day to his check out. Authorities on the scene stated that the actor died from a lethal drug overdose of heroin and alcohol. He was struggling with addiction problems; he had even been t rehabilitation centers.
These amazing actors are highly missed. They portrayed their characters well and were highly talented.