. – Jay Pickett, a veteran soap opera actor finest recognized for his roles in “Common Hospital,” “Days of Our Lives” and “Port Charles,” has handed away. He was 60 years previous.
His spouse, Elena Pickett, confirmed his demise.
Pickett was in Idaho, filming a scene for his upcoming film “Treasure Valley” when he died, in line with the movie’s director, Travis Mills.
“Jay Pickett, our protagonist, author, producer and creator of this movie handed away all of a sudden whereas we had been on website making ready to movie a scene,” Mills posted on the movie’s official Fb web page. “Our hearts are damaged and we cry for his household, who’re devastated by this horrible tragedy.”
“He was doing what he liked: performing, driving horses, making motion pictures. And it was magnificent,” he continued.
Whereas the trigger has but to be revealed, Pickett’s demise “seems to have been a coronary heart assault,” Mills stated, including that everybody there did every part potential “to maintain him alive.”