The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Actor Brian Tarantina Died At 60 – Brian Tarantina, actor who played the role of Jackie in Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” series, was found dead in his Manhattan apartment Saturday, authorities said.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Actor Brian Tarantina Died At 60 | Brian Tarantina Cause Of Death:
According to the New York Police Department, actor Brian Tarantina was found unconscious at 12:40 a.m in his midtown Manhattan apartment after someone called 911, and medics pronounced Tarantina dead at the scene.
“I have known him for years. He was an amazing, very, very talented actor and very sweet person,” Brian Tarantina Laurie’s manager Smith said. “I was really shocked and very sad. I’m still shocked.”
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Smith told TMZ the actor had died from complications because of a recent illness.
The NYPD said in a statement, “Upon arrival, officers observed a 60-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, fully-clothed, on his couch. EMS responded to the location and pronounced the aided male deceased at the scene (his residence). The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death and the investigation remains ongoing.”
Actor Brian Tarantina was best known for his role in “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” as Jackie and appeared in this year’s crime drama “The Kitchen” starring Melissa McCarthy and also played tough-guy roles in films such as “Uncle Buck,” “Jacob’s Ladder,” “The Jerky Boys,” and “Donnie Brasco.” Tarantina also made appearances on TV shows including “Gilmore Girls,” “Law & Order,” “The Sopranos,” “Blue Bloods,” “Miami Vice” and “The Good Wife.”
The Gaslight won’t be the same without you. Thank you Brian Tarantina for sharing in all of the laughs. Sending love to his family and friends in this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/J1R1ijF3tE
— The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (@MaiselTV) November 2, 2019