(Read more Sons of Anarchy stories.) He soon found himself in trouble with the law, being charged with trespassing, burglary, and assault with a deadly weapon in 2012 after being involved in a violent altercation with two men in which he attacked them with a glass bottle. While he refused to undergo testing that would ultimately lead to a possible diagnosis, those closest to Lewis immediately before his death believed he suffered from mental health issues, as well as substance abuse problems. The following is a list of characters from Sons of Anarchy, and its spin-off Mayans M.C. Lewis, who played Kip "Half-Sack" Epps in Sons of Anarchy, became a fan favorite on the show as a prospect of the Sons M.C., and left after two seasons after expressing the storylines were becoming too violent for him, according to LA Magazine. The tragedies of the world of Sons don't end at the Charming limits, however, with the cast having seen a number of deaths over the years that have shaken fans and saddened their co-stars. While autopsy reports have not been released at this time, Paul said his death could be related to an electric shock he received while working days earlier or possibly a heart attack. Sons of Anarchy may have aired its final episode in 2014, but even today fans find themselves going back to the rich world of the FX drama series for more adventures and tragedies surrounding SAMCRO. Entertainment Tonight/TV Guide Network. Dimitri Diatchenko, who made waves on Sons of Anarchy as the head Russian in Season 4, died suddenly at just 52 on April 21, 2020, his agent Roger Paul told Deadline. He and Jax had their rough patches, but they were brothers.… Vasquez's other credits include ER, CSI: NY, NYPD Blue, Justified, How I Met Your Mother, Simon & Simon, 21 Jump Street, Private Eye and Freddy's Nightmares. O’Neill’s body was … When the gang find that the man is one of the carnies from the nearby traveling carnival, they go there, retrieve the rapist, and torture and murder him. The finale of Sons of Anarchy season 6 has one of the most heartbreaking moments in the series, as it saw the death of Tara (Maggie Siff), Jax’s wife… No one is going to stand here and say that Miles was the most amazing part of Sons of Anarchy, but his death had huge reverberations moving forward. Tara saved lives and performed miracles for the club, but her death shouldn’t be taken as a surprise. I wish I could say that I was shocked by the events last night, but I was not. O’Neill died of sequelae of chronic ethanol (alcohol) overconsumption, an L.A. Family and friends of Lewis told the magazine that in the year before he began acting violent, the actor had suffered head trauma in a motorcycle accident. Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter wrote on his website at the time, "It was a tragic end for an extremely talented guy, who unfortunately had lost his way. Why Charlie Hunnam Was Never The Same After Sons Of Anarchy All rights reserved. Opie Winston was the heart of Sons of Anarchy and SAMCRO. The Irish-American actor began his acting career in 1997 in the TV movie, Ballyseedy, and went on to star in a number of shows and shorts such as Undercovers, Fair City, Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories and Urge. While Lewis claimed he had acted in self-defense, he was ultimately jailed for his involvement in the fight, where LA Magazine reports he was housed in the psychiatric ward. Although most of the cast loved working on Sons of Anarchy, only a few of them were truly hardcore fans themselves and Maggie Siff was one of them. Originally from Ireland, O’Neill, born Dec. 30, 1970, was living in Burbank at the time of his death. The violent deaths of "Sons of Anarchy" actor Johnny Lewis and an elderly woman in a Hollywood neighborhood Wednesday is a murder mystery for Los Angeles police. Find out what your cat is trying to tell you with a new cat app, Princess Diana died when Harry was just 12 years old, Engineer Creates App To Translate Your Cat, The Sweetest Photos of Princes Harry with Diana, Sean Connery's Cause of Death Revealed Weeks After He Dies at Age 90. Jax’s high school sweetheart was the prodigal daughter of Charming, and Jax was the prodigal son of the Sons of Anarchy. “It’s with sadness I confirm the passing of Alan O’Neill, a brilliant funny and kind human being,” his agent, Annette Walsh, previously said in a statement to PEOPLE. May he rest in peace.”. Get push notifications with news, features and more. According to Sons of Anarchy executive producer and director Paris Barclay, there is a cardinal rule for crafting a great series finale: Don’t leave the … Additionally, he earned critical praise for his performance in Chernobyl Diaries. Diatchenko also appeared in “Sons of Anarchy,” “Alias” … The actor, who appeared on seven episodes of the FX series as Hugh from 2013-14, was found unresponsive in an entryway of a residence in Toluca Lake on June 6. If you would like to opt out of browser push notifications, please refer to the following instructions specific to your device and browser: this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. His father reportedly found him and called the paramedics, but first responders were unable to revive him, according to TMZ. Tig proved to be a capable fighter during the brawl with the carnies, and showed off his psychotic side by almost biting a man's ear off.When a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firea… He was 47. The medical examiner’s office has not determined the cause of death yet. She loved the character, Tara, that she was playing. Tara was splendid. He smoked heavily and had a history of heart problems, according to TMZ, and also had a history of drug and alcohol abuse. The San Francisco native also appeared on shows such as How I Met Your Mother, Bones and Criminal Minds, as well as films such as Get Smart and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. “My thoughts are with his partner, children, family and friends at this time. Sons of Anarchy Boss on Season 4 Finale: Clay Suffered a "Fate Worse Than Death" [WARNING: The following story contains major spoilers from the Season 4 finale of FX's Sons of Anarchy. Sons of Anarchy (TV Series 2008–2014) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. O’Neill died of sequelae of chronic ethanol (alcohol) overconsumption, an L.A. County Coroner’s Office spokeswoman tells PEOPLE. "Sons of Anarchy" actor Paul John Vasquez found dead. Alan O’Neill, who played Hugh on “Sons of Anarchy,” had died, his manager Greg Meyer confirmed to Variety.He was 47. The road to hell is paved with good intentions. With Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Mark Boone Junior, Dayton Callie. Directed by Adam Arkin. One of the most dramatic and tragic deaths of a former Sons of Anarchy actor was that of Johnny Lewis, who died at the age of 28 in September 2012 in what police suspect as an incident of both accidental death and murder. Sons of Anarchy actor Alan O’Neill’s cause of death has been revealed. Timothy Murphy, who played Galen O'Shay on Sons, offered his condolences on Twitter shortly after the news broke, writing, "My good friend Alan O'Neill died today..... we worked together on The Sons Of Anarchy... my condolences to his family.". Keep scrolling to read more about four of the Sons of Anarchy actors who have suffered tragic deaths at an early age. Another Sons of Anarchy actor to pass in a tragic was was Alan O'Neill, who appeared in Seasons 6 and 7 of the FX show as Hugh, a gun runner and former True IRA member working along with SAMCRO. You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. (CNN) Actor Dimitri Diatchenko, best known as Uri on 'Chernobyl Diaries,' was found dead in his home in Daytona Beach, Florida, police say. Struggling with suicidal tendencies, Lewis was arrested twice more in the days before his death, once for assaulting a man outside of a yogurt shop and another time for trying to break into a woman's apartment. When local businessman Elliott Oswald comes to the Sons of Anarchy and asked them to find the man who raped his 13-year-old daughter, they quickly agreed. People reports that O'Neill's death comes a month after the suicide of Tycho Spelis Chiusano, the 16-year-old son of Sons of Anarchy star David Labrava. Copyright 2020 PopCulture.com. On September 26, 2012, Lewis and his 81-year-old landlady Catherine Davis were found dead at Davis' home. Davis was known in Hollywood for operating the Writers' Villa, a bed-and-breakfast for up-and-coming performers, directors and … Specifically, those closest to Lewis reportedly pushed him to seek help when it came to his alcohol and marijuana consumption. Season 3 Premiere Date Announced, Polly Lou Livingston, 'Adventure Time' Voice Actress, Dead at 91, 'Wild 'N Out' Set to Return With Nick Cannon After Anti-Semitism Controversy, Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter Honors Late Mother 14 Years Since Death, Visits Former Home in TV Special, 'Last Man Standing': Jay Leno Makes First Appearance in Final Season During Heartbreaking Episode, Major 'Riverdale' Character Exits in Season 5, Episode 3. I am deeply sorry that an innocent life had to be thrown into his destructive path.”. Actor Paul John Vasquez, who played Angel Ganz in two episodes of the FX biker drama's fourth season, also died in 2018, passing away at the age of 48 on Sept. 24 at his father's home in San Jose, California, of what is believed to have been a heart attack. - April 28, 2020 06:42 pm EDT. He was found by his girlfriend in the hallway of her Los Angeles apartment, TMZ reported at the time. Opie Winston - Beaten to death with a metal pipe by Randall Hightower, Aldo Smith, Fox and Mace after Pope forces one of the Sons to die Rita Roosevelt - Accidentally … Former Sons of Anarchy star Johnny Lewis died nearly six years ago, in what is still suspected to be an accidental death and murder case. Introducing ... PEOPLE's Products Worth the Hype. When it comes to Sons of Anarchy, few characters found themselves on the pointy end of fan reaction more than Dr. Tara Knowles (Maggie Siff). Problems with the law. Ask any Sons of Anarchy fan what death is toughest to get over and chances are good that the answer will be Opie. Alan was only ever a phone call away. Charlie Hunnam plays Jax Teller. Text us for exclusive photos and videos, royal news, and way more. He soon found himself in trouble with the law, being … Days after Lewis was released from jail in 2012, police where called to the Los Feliz neighborhood near Hollywood, where the young actor was found dead in a driveway after falling off of the roof of a building and hitting his head, according to PEOPLE. All these years later, the life and death of Lewis continues to be a very bizarre and tragic story, full of big dreams and dark moments that defined the young actor. A desperate situation tests familial and club bonds. I’ll personally miss knowing Alan isn’t sharing the planet with us any longer, despite the miles between L.A. and Dublin. Inside, police found Lewis' 81-year-old landlord, Catherine Davis, as well as her cat had been beaten to death. 'Sons of Anarchy' Actor Johnny Lewis Released From Jail Days Before Death Actor is a suspect in the death of his elderly landlady, police say. Charlie is a British actor from Newcastle who plays the … According to his rep, O’Neill’s girlfriend found him unconscious. Coyote Ugly Turns 20: Where Is the Cast Now? The cause of death is still under investigation. It is believed he fell and died, according to the L.A. County Coroner’s Office spokeswoman, and his death has been ruled an accident. By Anna Rumer Paramedics were called and he was pronounced dead at the scene at 6 p.m. Together they were a perfect fit. July 27, 2018 04:49 PM Sons of Anarchy actor Alan O’Neill’s cause of death has been revealed. An autopsy report eventually revealed that Lewis did not have alcohol or drugs in his system at the time, and police did not search for additional suspects after hearing neighbor testimony of his erratic behavior in the day. Other significant conditions include blunt force head trauma and coronary artery atherosclerosis. Death. https://www.moviefone.com/2018/06/07/sons-of-anarchy-alan-oneill-death She landed the role and turned it into the most memorable performance of her career. Alan O'Neill died June 6 of sequelae of chronic ethanol (alcohol) overconsumption. 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