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Comedian John Pinette Dead - 'Seinfeld' Guest Star Dies From Pulmonary Embolism at 50

Comedian John Pinette Dead - 'Seinfeld' Guest Star Dies From Pulmonary Embolism at 50

Stand up comedian John Pinette has passed away at the age of 50, THR reports.

The funny man, who had a stint on the final episode of Seinfeld, was found in his Philadelphia, Pennsylvania hotel room, his manager Larry Schapiro said.

Larry confirmed that his cause of death was from natural causes, specifically a pulmonary embolism.

John was currently on a US and Canada comedy tour with many dates lined up from April to June.

Our thoughts go out to John‘s friends and family during this tragic time.

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  • sad person

    My condolences go out to his family/friends and to the cast of Seinfeld. He’ll be missed from his world, but i’m pretty sure heaven will treat him well :)

  • 55vineyard

    He will be missed, RIP