LOS ANGELES, CA – AUGUST 5: Alan O’neill attends Wendy Benge the Launch of the Film Studio, the Bullet Studios on August 5, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Amy Graves/Wireimage)
(2017 Amy Graves)
“Sons of Anarchy” actor Alan O’neill is deceased. He was 47.
The Los Angeles Coroner’s office told Fox News that O’neill, whose legal name is Michael Alan O’neill, was found dead in a house in Toluca Lake, California. on Wednesday around 6 pm PDT.
A rep for O’neill confirmed to People Magazine that the actor died, and that his girlfriend found him unconscious in her apartment on Wednesday.
According to TMZ, O ‘ Neill, who starred as Hugh in the FX-series of 2013 to 2014, have heart problems and was a heavy smoker. He also reportedly had a history of alcohol and drug abuse.” There are, however, no official cause of death was immediately released.
According to TMZ, “no foul play is suspected,” and an autopsy will be performed.
Along with appearing in “Sons of Anarchy” the Irish born actor, who began his career in the ’90s, also played Keith McGrath in “My Fair City” and had a role in Pierce Brosnan’s 2016 film, “Urge.” He was also set to appear in the upcoming horror film “Charlie Lives: The Family.”