The news of Jay Benedict's death was first reported by Tcg Artist Management's Kristin Tarry. She has represented the actor for over twenty years. She had this to say about his death on Monday.
"It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear client Jay Benedict, who this afternoon lost his battle with Covid-19. Our thoughts are with his family."
Jay Benedict's role in Aliens was greatly expanded in James Cameron's director's