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Anton Yelchin: Friends, Co-Stars & More Mourn Actor’s Tragic Passing

The actor died early this morning in a freak accident.

Friends, co-stars and others in the film industry are taking to social media to express their grief over the tragic, untimely death of Anton Yelchin. The actor, who died in a freak accident early this morning, was 27 years old. He was also a rising talent, with recent performances in indie standouts “Green Room” and “Only Lovers Left Alive” bolstering an already impressive resume that includes the “Star Trek” franchise — the next installment of which is being released in July.

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Yelchin had several other projects in various stages of development. He’ll next be seen in “Star Trek Beyond” on July 22.

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