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Michael Clarke Duncan Dead at 54

Michael Clarke Duncan Dead at 54

Michael Clarke Duncan has passed away at the age of 54.

The Green Mile actor’s fiancee Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth has confirmed that he died, the Associated Press reports.

“[Omarosa] is grateful for all of your prayers and asks for privacy at this time. Celebrations of his life, both private and public, will be announced at a later date,” his rep told TMZ.

Michael was hospitalized in July after going into cardiac arrest. He was saved by Omarosa, a former Apprentice contestant, who performed CPR after discovering him in the their home. Michael was reported to be in stable condition after the incident.

Michael, who was nominated for an Academy Award for his work in The Green Mile, most recently appeared on the television series The Finder.

Our deepest condolences go out to Michael‘s family and friends.

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80 Responses to “Michael Clarke Duncan Dead at 54”

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  1. 1
    D.Scott Says:

    Dag.. RIP

  2. 2
    Jan Says:

    No! :(

  3. 3
    InTheIndustry Says:

    Rest In Peace

  4. 4
    lauren Says:

    rip :(

  5. 5
    mlllllllllllle Says:

    Oh nooooooo ! :(

  6. 6
    anne Says:

    This is really sad.. I liked this guy…. Best for his family!!

  7. 7
    Fruit Says:

    OMG. :-( THE GREEN MILE is one of my favourite movies. Oh gosh :-( R.I.P this is so sad. My prayers go out to his family.

  8. 8
    missP Says:

    So sad…. R.I.P, Michael Clarke Duncan! ;(

  9. 9
    Pat Says:

    How ironic, I was just thinking about him yesterday., wondering why he hasn’t been spoken about lately and kinda thought maybe he wasn’t going to make it. May he RIP.

  10. 10
    Sam Says:

    NO NO NO NO NO! I love this man. This is the worst news.

  11. 11
    thighmegatampon Says:

    Omg!! This is so unexpected and so sad!! Btw- had no idea he was with Omarosa, pretty random.

  12. 12
    boob Says:

    No!!!!! Keep his family in your prayers.

  13. 13
    rooney Says:

    WHAT?! I can’t believe what I’ve just read.
    What a loss. Rest in peace, and my warm thoughts go to his family.

  14. 14
    dobbi Says:

    Very sad news. RIP, Michael.

  15. 15
    so sad Says:

    OH what a shock.. It thought he was better. Did they have a child together. So said. He was such a gentle giant..

    RIP Michael.. and Peace and Prayers to your family and friends.

  16. 16
    Cath Says:

    He was a great actor, this is really sad. 54 it’s too young. Rest in peace
    He seemed like a very good person.

  17. 17
    lilloo Says:

    cannot stop crying!!!!! Like i knew him!!!!!! He was just great!!!!

  18. 18
    Ashley Says:

    Very sad! I always liked Michael and probably one of the few people who watched and enjoyed his last show “The Finder.” May he rest in peace

  19. 19
    Indiesr Says:

    So sad…RIP. my heart goes out to his family.

  20. 20
    Zoe Says:

    That’s just awful. He was an amazing actor and way too young to pass on. RIP Michael

  21. 21
    Elle Says:

    wow, I’m shocked. Life is so short. May he rest in peace and may the angels embrace him. May his family and friends find peace.

  22. 22
    willanka Says:

    So sad. He seemed like such a nice guy. RIP.
    And I’ve been so impresed by Green Mile, made huge impact on me.

  23. 23
    Scarlett Says:

    Ugh he was so young! RIP!

  24. 24
    Strange Says:

    RIP Michael Clarke Duncan !!! You will be missed . What a wonderful actor his is. My thoughts and prayers are with his family & friends at this time . You are the best & one of a kind . My prayers are also with Omarosa as well .

  25. 25
    Heather Says:

    R.I.P Micheal

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