Moments after news of Duncan's death broke out, several celebrities expressed their sadness over it on the web.
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 05, 2012
Actor Michael Duncan passed away on Monday. He was 54. According to a report from nydailynews.com, he died while receiving treatment for a heart attack in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Familiar with the fact that smoking increases the risk of catching the condition, GreenBeanBuddy advised smokers to give up the tobacco cigarettes and switch to electronic cigarette.
As it was stated in the report, Duncan suffered from myocardial infarction last July. His fiance, Reverend Omarosa Manigault, a Baptist Minister and a TV reality star, performed CPR on him when he was found unconscious two months ago. He was then hospitalized following the incident.
But although he came out of the ICU a month later in August, a statement released by his publicist said he never fully recovered detailed the report. On the same statement, his death was confirmed by Manigault.
Born as Michael Clarke Duncan, the bulky actor entered the show business when he was already in his thirties as shared by a separate from washingtontimes.com. Despite that, he already got 12 movies under his belt. The most notable of which was The Green Mile for which he earned an Oscar nomination.
Here's an excerpt from the post Michael Duncan Dies at 54 by GreenBeanBuddy.com.
“Micheal Duncan, the bulky actor who was most known for his role in the movie The Green Mile, has passed away. His fiance, Reverend Omarosa Manigault, a Baptist minister and a reality TV star, confirmed the sad news through a statement released by the actor's publicist.
The death of the fondly called “gentle giant” came on Monday at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. It happened while he was receiving treatment for his heart attack in July. In the statement released, myocardial infarction was the identified cause of his hospitalization. And from that day, he was hospitalized, the statement said he never fully recovered.”
Moments after news of Duncan's death broke out, several celebrities expressed their sadness over it on the web. And based on their reactions, entertainment and sports news website GreenBeanBuddy.com stated that it was clear the actor was much-loved by his colleagues.
Apart from that, the website also commented on Duncan's cause of death. It said that the people should take his passing as a warning about heart attack. It said that everyone must know how to reduce the risk of catching it. Particularly, it advised the public to keep away from tobacco smoking as it is one of the major risk factors of the condition. Additionally, it recommended those who are into the habit to quit it with the help of an electronic cigarette.