Beloved Will & Grace actor Leslie Jordan has reportedly passed away at the age of 67.
Jordan was in the driver’s seat of his BMW, cruising, according to the outlet Hollywood when he apparently suffered a medical episode and crashed into the side of a building.
his Instagram Her fan base has grown from under 100,000 followers to over 5 million.
He previously told TMZ Live that his secret is being himself and being a “silly, funny, goofy, carefree old man.”
During his illustrious career, Jordan has starred in Will & Grace, Reba, Star Trek: Voyager, american horror storyand Hearts Afire, etc.
Fans and fellow actors have expressed their condolences online to the beloved actor after hearing the devastating news.
Actor George Takei said: “We are stunned to hear of the passing of Leslie Jordan, who delighted us with so many roles in television and film.
“Leslie, we are heartbroken for your loss. We will miss your cheerfulness and peerless spirit.”
The show RuPaul’s Drag Race also remembered the late actor after making a guest appearance on the show.
The show announced ‘Rest in peace, Leslie Jordan’ twitter Along with a lovely photo of RuPaul and smiling Jordan.
“Thank you for the countless laughs and for sharing your spirit with all of us.”
Originally from Chattanooga, Tennessee, Jordan spoke about growing up in the Southern Baptist Church.
Besides acting, he is also active as a comedian, playwright, and voice actor.
Jordan will release a gospel music album titled Company’s Comin in 2021.
He also appeared as a guest panelist on a show called The Masked Singer later that year, singing the iconic gospel song This Little Light of Mine.
An LGBTQ+ trailblazer, Jordan has been named GALACA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics’ Timeless Star Award in 2021.
“Without the love and light of Leslie Jordan, the world today would definitely be a dark place,” Jordan’s agent David Scholl said.
“Not only was he immensely talented and a pleasure to work with, but he provided the nation with emotional sanctuary during its most difficult times.
“What he lacked in stature, he made up for in his generosity and greatness as a son, brother, artist, comedian, partner and human being.
“Knowing that he passed away at the height of both his professional and personal life is the only consolation we can have today.”
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