NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Sad news from the entertainment world.
Longtime film, television, and Broadway actor Brian Tarantina was found dead Saturday in his Hell’s Kitchen apartment.READ MORE: 3 Teens Charged In Manhattan Subway Attacks, Police Release Video Of New Suspect Believed To Be Group's Lookout
In one of his most recent roles, Tarantina played “Jackie,” the nightclub worker in the Amazon Prime comedy “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”
The Gaslight won’t be the same without you. Thank you Brian Tarantina for sharing in all of the laughs. Sending love to his family and friends in this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/J1R1ijF3tE
— The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (@MaiselTV) November 2, 2019READ MORE: Thomas Valva Case: Ex-NYPD Officer Michael Valva, Former Fiancée Angela Pollina Appear In Court For Pre-Trial Hearing
In a tweet, the production said “the gaslight won’t be the same without you. Thank you Brian Tarantina for sharing in all of the laughs.”
The city’s medical examiner will determine a cause of death.MORE NEWS: Police Looking For Man Caught On Camera In Violent Assault At Brooklyn Subway Station
Tarantina was 60 years-old.