‘ Gladiator,’ ‘Braveheart’ Actor Dead at 65
From Cardiovascular disease
7/24/2021 10:18 AM PT
10:18 AM PT— A rep for Mike Mitchell tells TMZ Mike passed away of a heart strike.
Actor Mike Mitchell, that showed up in “Gladiator” as well as “Braveheart,” has died … TMZ has actually found out.
Mitchell’s associate informs TMZ the actor/bodybuilder died Friday on a watercraft in Turkey. The family members states they believe he endured a death from natural causes, although they weren’t a lot more certain.
The rep claims, “It was extremely unsubstantiated … The premature death of an international actor we handled, a truthful individual, an actual actor, a true friend, my bosom friend, has actually distressed us deeply. I’ve constantly been honored to be your manager. I desire patience to you other half, dear Denise Mitchell, and your kids. Being familiar with you as well as gaining your relationship is very useful. Sleep in the lights. SPLIT.”
Mitchell started out as a body builder and increased to the top … he won Mr. World along with various World Fitness Federation’s Health and fitness Globe Championships.
Mitchell contended for a number of titles, including Britain’s Strongest Guy. He won 5 Masters Mr. Globe titles in the process. In 2010, he was provided the WWF’s greatest honor … the Living Legend Honor.
As for acting, he obtained a large break in 1994 that has shades of. He obtained cast in “Braveheart” as a result of his imposing physical presence. He took place to appear in “Gladiator,” “The Earth,” “Eventually Removals,” “City of Heck,” “Life on the Line” and “Emmerdale.”
Mike suffered a significant obstacle in 2006 after winning his 5th World Fitness title– he was stricken with a severe heart attack.
He survived a watercraft in Turkey with his better half. Mike was 65.
Initially Published– 6:52 AM PT