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True Blood actor Nelsan Ellis died of heart failure due to alcohol addiction

True Blood actor Nelsan Ellis died of heart failure due to alcohol addiction

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Nelsan Ellis died Saturday at age 39 at the consequences of heart failure, what was the result of his addiction to alcohol.

That has the family of the Saturday death of True Blood actor to Hollywood Reporter.

In the statement, let the family know that Ellis already was addicted. He would make a few attempts to have the alcohol kick the habit, without success.

Just before his death had the actor working without professional help kick the habit, but that went wrong. According to his father ran Ellis an infection and was four days in the hospital before he was on Saturday morning died.

Ellis took in True Blood, the role of Lafayette Reynolds for his account. His character was very popular among the fans of the series.

The actor was also seen in a few movies such as The Butler, The Help, The Stanford Prison Experiment, and God’s Behaving Badly. Ellis was also seen in the television series The Inside and Elementary.

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