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  1. 'True Blood' Actor Nelsan Ellis Dies At 39Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Nelsan Ellis, the actor who brought to life the flamboyant character of Lafayette Reynolds on HBO's True Blood , has died at the age of 39. Ellis' manager, Emily Gerson Saines, confirmed the death, telling The Hollywood Reporter that he died "after complications with heart failure. He was a great talent, and his words and presence will be forever missed."

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  2. 'Queen Sugar' Stars Open Up About The Loss Of Actor Nelsan EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Essence Magazine

    We were all shocked earlier this year by the death of actor Nelsan Ellis. Ellis, who'd made a name for himself as True Blood fan favorite Lafayette Reynolds, passed away in July after suffering fron alcohol withdrawal.

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