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You star Mark Blum has passed away following complications from contracting the COVID-19 coronavirus.

The actor was 69 years old when he passed, leaving behind his wife and fellow actor Janet Zarish who has appeared in shows like Seinfeld and Law & Order.

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Blum starred alongside Penn Badgely in the Netflix series as Badgely’s former boss, Mr. Mooney. He also had roles in Crocodile DundeeFrazierThe SopranosLaw & Order and more.

The actor was an important figure in the New York theatre community with many members paying their respects. New York theatre company Playwrights Horizons confirmed the tragic news.

A multitude of other actors and celebrities have been paying their respects to Bloom online since the news broke. Family members have also been sharing their thoughts.

We’re wishing the best for Blum’s family in this difficult time.

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