American actor, Bert Belasco best known for his role on BET’s Let’s Stay Together, has died at the age of 38.
According to TMZ, Belasco was set to start a new acting role in Virginia at the time of his sudden death.
His father, Bert Sr., told the publication that his son’s body was found on Sunday inside a hotel room in Richmond, VA, where he was required to quarantine before he could come on set.
No official cause of death has been determined, though TMZ says there was blood found on the sheets at the time, and that Belasco’s father thinks he suffered a fatal aneurysm.
His family is awaiting autopsy results.
Belasco is best known for his time on the series Let’s Stay Together from 2011-2014, but he worked on a number of other projects in his life as well, according to his IMDB profile. He had a role in the Fox TV series Pitch in 2016, and also did some acting stints on shows including The Mick, NCIS: New Orleans, American Princess, and more.
Source: Kingsley U.