Leslie Jordan has died at age 67. The Name Me Kat star was killed following a automobile accident on Monday, October 24, his rep confirmed to Us Weekly.
“The world is certainly a a lot darker place in the present day with out the love and light-weight of Leslie Jordan,” Jordan’s consultant, David Shaul of BRS/Gage Expertise Company, stated in an announcement to Us. “Not solely was he a mega expertise and pleasure to work with, however he supplied an emotional sanctuary to the nation at one in all it”s most tough instances. What he lacked in peak he made up for in generosity and greatness as a son, brother, artist, comic, companion and human being. Realizing that he has left the world on the peak of each his skilled and private life is the one solace one can have in the present day.”
Jordan was driving in Los Angeles on Monday morning, and it’s suspected that he “suffered some form of medical emergency and crashed his BMW into the aspect of a constructing,” TMZ experiences.
The comic has over 130 display credit relationship again to 1986, and a few of his most memorable characters embrace Lonnie Garr on Hearts Afire, Beverley Leslie on Will & Grace and Mr. Blackly in The Assist. Most lately, he has been a sequence common on Name Me Kat alongside Mayim Bialik.
Along with his work in movie and TV, Jordan had a comedy profession, promoting out exhibits in Mexico, Canada and the U.Ok. The Tennessee native launched his memoir, How Y’all Doing? Misadventures and Mischief From a Life Properly-Lived, in April 2021.
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