DAREDEVIL And GREEN LANTERN Star Michael Clarke Duncan Dies Aged 54

DAREDEVIL And GREEN LANTERN Star Michael Clarke Duncan Dies Aged 54

Earlier today, it was reported that Michael Clarke Duncan had been taken into hospital after going in to cardiac arrest. His fiancée has now informed the press that the actor (best known to comic book fans for his work in Daredevil, Green Lantern and Sin City) has died.

Michael Clarke Duncan suffered a myocardial infarction on July 13th, but was finally released from intensive care early last month. Despite seemingly being on the road to recovery, he went into cardiac arrest in his home at 2am this morning and was rushed to hospital soon after. As you can see from the video report below, it was believed that he was in a stable condition, but that sadly ended up not being the case as the actor has passed away. While he will always be remembered for playing 'John Coffey' in The Green Mile, Duncan will be most recognisable to readers of this site for playing 'The Kingpin' in Daredevil, voicing 'Kilowog' in Green Lantern and as 'Manute' in Sin City. Rest In Peace.

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WolvieCBM - 9/3/2012, 2:44 PM
What?! Man, awful news. Loved his performance in The Green Mile. RIP, sir.
andrew991116 - 9/3/2012, 2:46 PM
PaulRom - 9/3/2012, 2:46 PM
Really terrible news. Great actor. His Kilowog was perfect. RIP.
Mrcool210 - 9/3/2012, 2:47 PM
NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO :( he was awesome in every movie he was in, even daredevil and green lantern
RorMachine - 9/3/2012, 2:48 PM
R.I.P. Loved him in most of his movies.
NerdyGeek - 9/3/2012, 2:48 PM
Shocking. He was a great Kingpin and did a fantastic job as the voice of Kilowog!
NerdyGeek - 9/3/2012, 2:49 PM
CaptainObvious - 9/3/2012, 2:51 PM
blurp - 9/3/2012, 2:51 PM
noooo :/ thats tragic, RIP sir.
TheAmazingSpidey63 - 9/3/2012, 2:52 PM
[Frick], man. Just....[email protected] Michael, sir, may you rest in beatiful peace. You, sir, were such a one-of-a-kind actor. It is really sad that you left. But you are now with God, and may you find that peace up there. There will never be another Kingpin, or Kilowog, like you, sir. R.I.P., Mr. Michael Clark Duncan. :')

My friends, stay EPIC...
DaenerysTargaryen - 9/3/2012, 2:55 PM
RIP :(
JordanKing - 9/3/2012, 2:55 PM
Man, that's terrible news. RIP big guy.
TheAmazingSpidey63 - 9/3/2012, 2:56 PM
He passed away at such a young age, man. He could've done more films (CBM films). He was such a fan-favorite/fan-loved actor amongst the comic/geek community, man. He was definitely a dedicating actor to his roles. All of my prayers and my deepest condolonces goes out to his family and Mr. Michael Clark Duncan. You rock, sir. :')

AlReg - 9/3/2012, 2:58 PM
Damn Rest in Peace Michael.
HULK2099 - 9/3/2012, 3:00 PM
MJPETTY7 - 9/3/2012, 3:01 PM
RobJigga - 9/3/2012, 3:01 PM
rest in peace,my thoughts and prayers are with your family.
TheBumblingIdiot - 9/3/2012, 3:02 PM
this sucks such a good actor
Anthrax - 9/3/2012, 3:03 PM
damn damn it
GodzillaKart - 9/3/2012, 3:04 PM
Very sad. Great actor and always seemed like a nice guy. Genius casting as Kingpin as well.
GLprime2814 - 9/3/2012, 3:04 PM
Holy shit. So sad. RIP
95 - 9/3/2012, 3:04 PM
No words. No words.
UltimateSpidey - 9/3/2012, 3:04 PM
R.I.P. always enjoyed him in any movie he was a part of. He will be missed
hobohaymaker13 - 9/3/2012, 3:05 PM
Aw, that's sucks! Loved him as a actor, that really does suck.
sharkman03191 - 9/3/2012, 3:05 PM
RIP Michael. You made me cry in Green Mile; not an easy thing to do. May you find peace, man.
jimpinto24 - 9/3/2012, 3:05 PM
R.I.P. Michael Clarke Duncan.
Marqy - 9/3/2012, 3:05 PM
This is very sad
claybo4131 - 9/3/2012, 3:05 PM
Such a huge screen presence and captured the audience when he was onscreen. His performance in Green Mile was one of the best of all time, unforgettable. He also nailed the role of Kingpin, dont think anyone else could have done that part. Its real sad that he won't get to play Panthro in a Thundercats movie, a role that he really wanted to play. RIP big man.
Luigi - 9/3/2012, 3:06 PM
What an awesome guy. This is sad.
ATrueHero1987 - 9/3/2012, 3:06 PM
RIP Michael Clarke Duncan. You were a great actor!
OptimusPrime114 - 9/3/2012, 3:06 PM
Sad news. Had he lived, he would've made a great Wrex for the Mass Effect movie.

I loved his performances in The Green Mile, Daredevil and Green Lantern.
ManofSteel23 - 9/3/2012, 3:06 PM
omg :( this is such terrible news! RIP you will be missed in movies
Eugene - 9/3/2012, 3:07 PM
Tomontherun99 - 9/3/2012, 3:07 PM
Damn... too soon. He was a great actor, even in Green Lantern and Daredevil. RIP
ManofSteel23 - 9/3/2012, 3:07 PM
I agree with someones comment,the only man to make me cry to a movie,in the green mile
Lozzy - 9/3/2012, 3:07 PM
RIP man
xXkryptoniteXx - 9/3/2012, 3:07 PM
His a great guy and I liked all his movies and his performance, he well be missed.
marvel72 - 9/3/2012, 3:08 PM
f*ck i'm shocked i didn't expect to read this.

DoomXfactor - 9/3/2012, 3:08 PM
WOW...I'm in shock...RIP big guy...you'll be missed
JULEZ13 - 9/3/2012, 3:08 PM
I am still in shock after hearing this 20 minutes ago.... R.I.P MCD.... You were a CBM god and will be missed by the world.
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