Nelsan Ellis

  • Birth Name: Nelsan Narie Ellis
  • Birth Place: Harvey, Illinois, United States
  • Died: July 8, 2017
  • Profession: Actor, Playwright, Screenwriter, Producer
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Nelsan Ellis Died From Alcohol Withdrawal, Family Confirms

On Saturday, True Blood actor Nelsan Ellis died in Brooklyn of heart failure at just 39 years old. Now his family is speaking out about the full story of what happened, telling The Hollywood Reporter that Ellis died from complications from alcohol wi… Read more

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True Blood Star Nelsan Ellis Dead at 39

The actor passed away from complications due to heart failure

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