Comedian, 'Seinfeld' actor John Pinette found dead in Pittsburgh hotel room

Comedian and actor John Pinette was reportedly found dead in his hotel room Saturday at age 50.

TMZ reports the actor, who was best known for his role on the 'Seinfeld' finale , suffered from heart and liver disease.

The medical examiner did not perform an autopsy, but foul play is not suspected at the time, according to the report. 

According to his website , Pinette was currently on tour and was scheduled to perform a show next week.

Pinette was in rehab last year for an addiction to prescription pills.


 

 

 

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