We have all seen the brilliant soap operas such as General Hospital and Port Charles. It seems Jay Pickett, the actor from these operas has passed away. This happened while he was shooting for his next movie. This new was going to be called Treasure Valley and it was being shot in Idaho. Another actor and his friend ended up saying that he died while being on a horse. Jay was 60 years of age and he died on Friday. So, let us try to know more about the incident.
Jay Pickett: A Legend
Jim Heffel who was his friend was also co producing the movie also has some words to say about Jay. He said – “Yesterday I lost a good friend and the world lost a great person. Jay Pickett decided to ride off into the Heavens. Jay died sitting on a horse ready to rope a steer in the movie Treasure Valley in Idaho. The way of a true cowboy”.
Another person Travis Mills who was also co producing the film put up a post for Jay on his official Facebook page. “Jay Pickett, our leading man, writer, producer, and creator of this movie passed away suddenly while we were on location preparing to film a scene. There is no official explanation for the cause of his death but it appears to have been a heart attack. Everyone present tried as hard as they could to keep him alive. Our hearts are broken and we grieve for his family who are so devastated by this shocking tragedy.”
Jay has appeared in many TV shows such as Perry Mason, Dragnet and China Beach. He was a graduate of acting and did his studies from UCLA with theatre. He is considered one of the best actors when it comes to soap operas and popular television shows.