Jay Benedict Dies, Aliens and The Dark Knight Rises Actor Was 68

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Jay Benedict Dies, Aliens and The Dark Knight Rises Actor Was 68
More sad news on the Coronavirus front as several actors and artists have passed away from the deadly disease sweeping the globe. Actor Jay Benedict died Monday from the disease at age 68. He is best known in the states for roles in 1986's classic sci-fi thriller Aliens and 2012's blockbuster hit The Dark Knight Rises. Overseas he is perhaps best known for his starring role in the U.K. TV series Emmerdale.

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
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