“Shameless” actor Ricarlo Flanagan died of coronavirus

Rapper, actor and stand-up comedian Ricarlo Flanagan passed away at the age of 40 due to complications from the coronavirus. It was reported by Variety, citing the artist’s representatives on Wednesday, October 13.

The actor posted about the COVID-19 infection on his Twitter account a week before his death, noting that “covid is not a joke, I would not wish that on anyone.

Flanagan starred in the eighth season of the American series “Shameless,” as well as the anthology series “Room 104” and the Disney show “Pranksters.”

His discography includes three studio rap albums, with his last record coming out in 2020. He announced the release of his fourth record shortly before his death.