Actor Jay Benedict is the latest celebrity to die of COVID-19.
Benedict was best known for his roles in “Aliens” and “The Dark Night Rises.” He also had a role in the U.K. TV series “Emmerdale.” He was 68.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear client Jay Benedict, who this afternoon lost his battle with COVID-19. Our thoughts are with his family
— TCG ArtistManagement (@TCGArtist) April 4, 2020
Shocked to hear one of our most brilliant actors and kind lovely man Jay Benedict has passed. Married to my lovely friend Phoebe Scholfield #AlloAllo My heart goes out to her and her family at this sad time #PhoebeScholfield @FreddieBenedict #LeoBenedict #SyncorSwim #COVID19 pic.twitter.com/YJ7nn25ftv
— Vicki Michelle (@vickimichelle) April 5, 2020