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11 items from 2015


'Miller High Life Guy' -- Died From Fatal Blood Clot

14 March 2015 12:10 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Windell D. Middlebrooks -- the Miller High Life delivery guy -- died from a pulmonary embolism ... TMZ has learned, but we're told weight was definitely a contributing factor. Our sources say the autopsy is clear ... Middlebrooks' 400 lbs made him a target for health problems. What's interesting ... his family tells us before his death Middlebrooks was relatively healthy with no significant medical issues. TMZ broke the story ... 36-year-old Middlebrooks died Monday in his San Fernando Valley home. »

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‘Body Of Proof’s Geoffrey Arend: Eulogy For My Friend Windell Middlebrooks

11 March 2015 9:09 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Friends and fans of actor and Miller High Life pitchman Windell Middlebrooks are still trying to come to grips with his sudden death at age 36. Geoffrey Arend was paired with Middlebrooks for three seasons on ABC’s Body Of Proof, with the duo providing most of the crime drama’s comic relief. Today, the Madam Secretary co-star is looking back at working with the late actor, sharing fond memories of their time together. Eulogy for my Friend I hear certain people referred to… »

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Windell D. Middlebrooks, Miller High Life Guy, Dies Suddenly At 36

11 March 2015 8:47 AM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Actor Windell D. Middlebrooks, who was best known for playing the Miller High Life delivery man in the beer brand’s ad spots, died Monday. He was 36. Miller High Life Guy Windell Middlebrooks Dies Middlebrooks was found unresponsive at his San Fernando Valley home Monday morning. He was subsequently taken by ambulance to a local […]

The post Windell D. Middlebrooks, Miller High Life Guy, Dies Suddenly At 36 appeared first on uInterview. »

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‘Body of Proof’ Producer Matthew Gross Remembers Windell Middlebrooks, “One of the Funniest People on This Planet”

10 March 2015 8:07 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

For actor Windell Middlebrooks, whose career was cut short when he died Tuesday at age 36, his biggest TV gig was a series regular role on the three seasons of the ABC procedural crime drama Body Of Proof. Matthew Gross, who executive produced the Dana Delany-starring series, created by Chris Murphey, shared his memories of Middlebrooks, who played Deputy Chief Medical Examiner Curtis Brumfield on the show. Yesterday we lost an incredible human being. Most people know him… »

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Miller High Life Actor Windell Middlebrooks Dies at 36

10 March 2015 5:50 PM, PDT | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Actor Windell Middlebrooks, best known for playing the straight-talking beer delivery man in a series of popular Miller High Life commercials, died on Monday. He was 36.

Middlebrooks' friend and publicist Steve Ivey confirmed the news of his passing on Tuesday.

In a statement released to CBS News, the actor's family said, "The Middlebrooks, with sorrowed hearts, announce the passing of a young, black star. Windell took his final bow and with great joy exited stage left in the early morning of March 9th, 2015."

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Miller High Life also expressed their condolences on Twitter, posting a photo of Middlebrooks standing in front of a Miller bus. The photo was captioned, "Raising a glass to our favorite delivery guy. Rip Windell Middlebrooks. The High Life lives on with you in our hearts."

Raising a glass to our favorite delivery guy. Rip Windell Middlebrooks. The High Life lives on with you in our hearts »

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Windell Middlebrooks, ‘Road Hard’ Actor, Dead at 36

10 March 2015 5:37 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Windell Middlebrooks, best known for his role as the delivery man at the center of Miller’s High Life commercials, has died at the age of 36, the actor’s reps told TheWrap. “The Middlebrooks, with sorrowed hearts, announce the passing of a young, black star,” said the actor’s family in a statement. “Windell took his final bow and with great joy exited stage left in the early morning of March 9th, 2015.” Also Read: Hollywood%u2019s Notable Deaths of 2015 (Photos) Middlebrooks, who can currently be seen in Adam Carolla‘s “Road Hard,” did a 46-episode stint on ABC procedural “Body of Proof” and also. »

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Windell Middlebrooks Dead at 36, Body of Proof Actor Also Played Miller High Life Commercials' Hilarious Ranting Delivery Man

10 March 2015 2:58 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Another friendly face gone too soon. Windell Middlebrooks, a familiar presence on both TV dramas and sitcoms but who was perhaps best known as the ranting, always entertaining delivery guy in Miller High Life beer commercials ("a man who tells it like it is"), died suddenly Monday morning. He was 36. The L.A. County Office of Coroner confirms to E! News that the actor passed away yesterday at Providence St. Joseph's Medical Center at 11:52 a.m. No cause has been announced as yet. TMZ had reported that he was found unconscious at his L.A. home and rushed by ambulance to the hospital. While he stole the show in those Miller High Life ads in 2008, Middlebrooks worked steadily in TV for the »

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Windell Middlebrooks Dead at 36; Appeared on Body of Proof, Scrubs

10 March 2015 2:36 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Actor Windell Middlebrooks, whose TV resume included roles on Body of Proof and Scrubs, died Monday at the age of 36, TMZ reports. The cause of death is not yet known.

In addition to his series regular role on Body of Proof, where he portrayed medical examiner Curtis Brumfield for the show’s three-season run, Middlebrooks had a knack for playing security guards — first as Scrubs’ Captain Duncook, then as Kirby Morris on the Disney Channel’s The Suite Life on Deck.

Middlebrooks’ Suite Life co-star Debby Ryan tweeted a memorial message following his death:

rest in peace Windell Middlebrooks, our »

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Windell Middlebrooks Dies: ‘Body Of Proof’, Miller Beer Ads Actor Was 36

10 March 2015 2:26 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Windell Middlebrooks, who co-starred on Body Of Proof and played a diligent delivery guy in a series of ads for Miller High Life, died today at his home in Los Angeles. He was 36. No cause of death has been reported. “It was Windell's biggest wish that his final scene not be lived on social media,” his family said in a statement confirming the actor’s death. “Further details will be forthcoming once the family members plans have been finalized.” A native of Fort Worth… »

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'Miller High Life Guy' Windell D. Middlebrooks Dies -- Dead At 36

10 March 2015 1:55 PM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Windell D. Middlebrooks -- the actor best known for playing the straight-talking Miller High Life delivery man -- died suddenly at his home ... TMZ has learned. Sources close to Middlebrooks tell us he was found unconscious at home in the San Fernando Valley Monday morning -- and was transported by ambulance to a hospital ... where he was pronounced dead. We're told it does not appear there was any foul play.  Read more »

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Miller High Life Delivery Man Windell Middlebrooks Dead at 36

10 March 2015 10:22 AM, PDT | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

Windell D. Middlebrooks, the actor best recognized as the Miller High Life delivery guy, has died, his agent confirmed to the Associated Press on Tuesday. He was 36. The TV actor's agent Steve Ivey told the AP Middlebrooks passed away on Monday, Mar. 9. While the cause of Middlebrooks' death remains unknown, TMZ reported that it appeared that no foul play was involved. Middlebrooks' family released a statement, mourning the "passing of a young black star."  While Middlebrooks was beloved for his role as the beer distributor's talkative, no-nonsense delivery man, [...] »

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