BET Star Bert Belasco Has Passed Away

BET star, Bert Belasco, has passed away at age 38.

Belasco was known for his role on the BET show “Let’s Stay Together” in which he played Charles. He was recently in the works of filming a new movie and was quarantining in a Richmond, Virginia hotel room to prepare for the role.

TMZ and other outlets reported that he was found dead in his hotel room this morning. Bert Sr., the actor’s father, stated that he believes his son may have had an aneurysm. However, official autopsy results have not been released.

Actress and co-star, Jackee Harry, tweeted to express her heartbreak. The two worked on numerous projects together.

Bert’s friend, Yvonne Nicole Brown, also posted this tweet after hearing the news.

Finally, fans of the actor have been posting in remembrance of him.

We send our condolences to his friends, family, and fans at this time. Bert Belasco will certainly be missed.

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Haley Mendoza is a lover of all things film and TV. Whether you want to bond over horror movies or competition shows, she’s always down. Haley attends Emerson College, pursuing a degree in Media and Visual Arts and writing scripts in her spare time.