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'Boston Legal' Actor Justin Mentell Dies

'Boston Legal' Actor Justin Mentell Dies

Boston Legal alum Justin Mentell has died at the age of 27.

The actor, who played Garrett Wells on the show from 2005 to 2006, was killed after crashed his Jeep went down a steep embankment in Iowa County, Wisconsin. Justin was not wearing a seatbelt when the car crashed and hit two trees, according to People.

Most recently, Justin appeared in G-Force with Nicolas Cage.

Our thoughts go out to Justin‘s family.

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# 1

That is so sad. I hope he can rest in peace.

# 2

How sad. :=( My condolences to his family and friends.

# 3
dany crane fan @ 02/02/2010 at 3:36 pm

I’m so sorry to hear this, he was so young & perspective actor, I adored his character dialogues with Danny Crane in BL… The site, which is mostly fun based fan forum in this occasion shares sympathy & sorrow for this young life.

# 4

@dany crane fan:
Do you seriously need to link an Angelina Jolie site on that occasion? Terrible.
However: I really like his work, especially on Boston Legal. RIP.

# 5

Never watched Boston Legal, but my prayers go out to his family and friends. It’s a very sad day when someone so young with so much ahead dies in such a horrible wayl

# 6
AlaskaJoey @ 02/02/2010 at 4:02 pm

I hated his character on Boston Legal, but this is such a shame. Seatbelts save lives, kids!

# 7

ALWAYS WEAR YOUR SEATBELT!!!!!! No matter if you’re going around the corner…it’s so important. So sad.

# 8

Dont know of him and I dont care. Report on more interesting celebrities.

# 9
dany crane fan @ 02/02/2010 at 5:09 pm

Carrie, it’s the site I’m member of, and I’m sorry if it’s name hurts you, but I wanted to pay my condolences on behalf of all our members. It’s a human thing to do. You really don’t have any sense for the moment.

Condolences to his family, Know you need to be a very stupid guy for not wearing a seatbelt, did he not knew how importan seatbelt is? that’s what happen when you play with your life!

@tom: @tom: Cant blieve ur such a ****. Lets not all remember u either.! rip Justin.x

So extremely sad. My deepest condolences to his family. Way too young;(

++Logan++ @ 02/02/2010 at 6:28 pm

@ Tom

you such a loser, someone dies so young and so tragically, and you don’t care?

go away you’re pathetic

Bury me in Smoke @ 02/02/2010 at 6:59 pm

Go away from my window, leave me at your own chosen speed. I’m not the one you want, babe. I’m not the one you need.

I’m so sad for his family and friends. Boston Legal was so funny.

Nooo! He was from my alma mater. RIP bud.

wow r.i.p
so young

So sad! May he rest in peace.

Condolences to Justin’s family

Aww Rest in Peace! :(

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