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Actor Michael Clarke Duncan dead at 54
 

Michael Clarke Duncan, the Oscar-nominated actor best known for his breakout role in the 1999 drama The Green Mile, has died following complications from a heart attack two months ago. He was 54. The 6-foot-5, 300-pound actor, who had supporting roles in box-office hits like Armageddon and Kung Fu Panda, was hospitalized for a myocardial infarction he suffered on July 13. News of his passing quickly spread on Twitter, with a number of celebrities offering their sympathies. Duncan's fiancée, Rev. Omarosa Manigault, and publicist announced his death Monday.

 

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