Michael Clarke Duncan, Star of The Green Mile, Dead at 54

A representative for Duncan’s fiancée, reality-TV personality Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth, said in a statement that Duncan has passed away on Monday in Los Angeles.

Duncan “never fully recovered” from his July 13 heart attack, the rep told E! News. “Manigault is grateful for all of your prayers and asks for privacy at this time.”

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Duncan believed in miracles, as anyone would who went from ditch-digging to the Academy Awards.

The hulking, prolific actor earned a career-changing Oscar nomination for The Green Mile. Duncan’s other films includedDaredevilTalladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, the Mark Wahlberg Planet of the Apes remake and Armageddon.

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