"Veronica Mars" actor Brad Bufanda committed suicide on Nov.1, 2017, in California, his manager Kirsten Solem said. "We are completely devastated for he was an extremely talented young actor and wonderful, caring human being," Solem said in a statement."We were extremely saddened to hear of the passing of Nelsan Ellis," HBO said in a statement."Nelsan was a long-time member of the HBO family whose groundbreaking portrayal of Lafayette will be remembered fondly within the overall legacy of 'True Blood.' Nelsan will be dearly missed by his fans and all of us at HBO." Known to fans as Lafayette Reynolds on the vampire series, Ellis also appeared in "The Help," "Elementary," "Get on Up," "Little Boxes" and "The Butler." Joan Lee, wife of Marvel Comics' Stan Lee, died on July 6, 2017, in Los Angeles after reportedly suffering a stroke earlier in the week. The former British hat model was married to Lee for 69 years.Retired Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay, who twice won the league's Cy Young Award and threw one of only two no-hitters in postseason history, died on Nov.7, 2017, when his small plane crashed off the west coast of Florida. Halladay pitched for the Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies over a 15-year career."He was reviving his career, having just completed two movies, and we are shocked and saddened by his passing.
TMZ reports that Heard underwent back surgery on July 19.
“When her husband and daughter are gunned down in a drive-by, the heroine wakes up from a coma and spends years learning to become a lethal killing machine.
On the 10th anniversary of her family’s death, she targets everyone she holds responsible, the gang that committed the act, the lawyers that got them off, and the corrupt cops that enabled the murderous incidents,” the synopsis reads, via Deadline.
Actor Chuck Low, a New York City native, died Sept.
18, 2017, Deadline reports, citing the New York Times. Low, known best for his role of Morris "Morrie" Kessler in the 1990 film "Goodfellas," was a longtime pal of actor Robert De Niro.