Cleaning soap actor Jay Pickett of Port Charles fame handed away Friday on the age of 60, in accordance with a Fb submit by movie producer Jim Heffel. The official reason for demise has not but been launched.
“Yesterday I misplaced pal and the world misplaced an excellent individual,” Heffel eulogized. “Jay Pickett determined to journey off into the Heavens. Jay died sitting on a horse able to rope a steer within the film Treasure Valley in Idaho. The best way of a real cowboy. Jay wrote the story and starred in it. He was additionally co-producer with myself and Vernon Walker. He shall be actually missed. Journey just like the wind associate.”
Pickett was finest identified for portraying Frank Scanlon for 762 episodes of Port Charles, a cleaning soap opera that ran on ABC from 1997–2003. His different cleaning soap credit embody Days of Our Lives and Normal Hospital, the place he performed Det. David Harper in 2007 and 2008.
The actor additionally held one-off guest-appearances on exhibits like NCIS: Los Angeles, Queen Sugar, The Mentalist and Rosewood, and starred in TV-movies similar to Impressed to Kill, 16 and Lacking and The Good Pupil.
He’s survived by his spouse, Elena, and their three kids, Maegan, Michaela and Tyler.