Published: May 2, 2020 6:03:35 pm
Actor Sam Llyod, greatest identified for his efficiency as lawyer Ted Buckland in tv present Scrubs, has died at the age of 56.Llyod handed away on Friday, his agent confirmed to Variety.
The actor was identified with a mind tumour and cancer final 12 months, and it unfold to his lungs and backbone.
He came upon he had most cancers quickly after his spouse, Vanessa, gave beginning to their first little one.
The actor, who’s the nephew of Back to the Future star Christopher Lloyd, additionally featured in exhibits like Desperate Housewives, Seinfeld, Modern Family, The West Wing, Cougar Town and Malcolm within the Middle.
Lloyd was additionally a musician and sang in a cappella group The Blanks, which made a number of appearances on Scrubs as The Worthless Peons.
Bill Lawrence, creator of Scrubs, paid homage to the actor on social media.
“Thinking a lot about Sam Lloyd today. (Ted). Truly such a kind, sweet guy. He will be missed by so many,” Lawrence posted on Twitter.
Thinking so much about Sam Lloyd at the moment. (Ted). Truly such a sort, candy man. He will probably be missed by so many. pic.twitter.com/JRzlLKhqHB
— Bill Lawrence (@VDOOZER) May 1, 2020
Scrubs castmate Zach Braff additionally honoured Llyod.
Rest In Peace to one of many funniest actors I’ve ever had the enjoyment of working with. Sam Lloyd made me crack up and break character each single time we did a scene collectively. He couldn’t have been a kinder man. I’ll eternally cherish the time I had with you, Sammy. pic.twitter.com/wwyvGNbveG
— Zach Braff (@zachbraff) May 1, 2020
“Rest In Peace to one of the funniest actors I’ve ever had the joy of working with. Sam Lloyd made me crack up and break character every single time we did a scene together. He could not have been a kinder man. I will forever cherish the time I had with you, Sammy,” Braff tweeted.
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