68 years old The Dark Knight Rises actor Jay benedict died due to coronavirus complications.
On twitter his agency TCG Artist Management, also confirmed his death. Sharing we are announce with great sorrow that our beloved client Jay Benedict is not more with us, he died this afternoon with coronavirus.
Jay benedict did number of movies, including James Cameron’s Alien sequel Aliens (1986) and The Dark Knight Rises (2012). He also did several television projects, such as British detective drama Foyle’s War, John Kieffer, the U.S. Army officer and friend of Christopher Foyle, Doug Hamilton in the long-running U.K. series Emmerdale.
In addition, he also did theaters, on his website it is mentioned that he played nearly every male role in The Rocky Horror Picture Show in the early 1970s. he also did voice-over work for the video games, documentaries, tv and radio advertisements.
Pierce Brosnan on Instagram posted picture with him and wrote a tribute to his friend, Benedict.
Vicki Michelle his Emmerdale co-star also honored him on twitter:
Benedict leaves behind his wife, Phoebe Scholfield, and sons Freddie and Leopold.