Highlander star Stan Kirsch died in an apparent suicide. He was 51 years old.
The actor who played Richie Ryan in six seasons of the successful television series has been reportedly found dead at his home in Los Angeles.
Officials told reporters that Kristyn GreenThe late actor’s wife found him hanging in her bathroom in the afternoon on Saturday, January 11th. Paramedics came quickly, but declared Kirsch dead at the scene.
During his career, Kirsch participated in various projects, including Friends, General Hospital and JAG. He shot his first commercial – for Campbell’s soup – when he was just 4 years old. In his last years he worked as an acting teacher at his Stan Kirsch Studios drama school, which he ran with his wife.
Green – an actress who appeared with Debra Messing The starter woman – confirmed the news of her husband’s death on her Facebook page.
“I want to thank everyone for the love and support. I could not reply to all the texts, calls, emails, but read or listened to each one of them. I feel surrounded by love and I am grateful to each one of you forever, ”she wrote.