Mark Blum dead: Crocodile Dundee star dies aged 69 of coronavirus complications

Mark Blum has died aged 69 of complications caused by the coronavirus.

The actor was described as a “lifetime friend and a consummate artist” in a statement by New York theatre company Playwrights Horizons.

The statement read: “With love and heavy hearts, Playwrights Horizons pays tribute to Mark Blum, a dear longtime friend and a consummate artist who passed this week.

“Thank you, Mark, for all you brought to our theater, and to theaters and audiences across the world. We will miss you.”

Mark starred in a variety of roles including his famous part in 1986 movie Crocodile Dundee and 2018 Netflix series You.

The star began his career on the stage in the 1970s before he landed his breakthrough movie role in 1983 film Lovesick.

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