American actors died in Sarcoidosis

Here are 1 famous actors from United States of America died in Sarcoidosis:

Bernie Mac

Bernie Mac (October 5, 1957 Chicago-August 9, 2008 Chicago) also known as Bernard Jeffrey McCullough, Mac-Man or Bernard Jeffrey "Bernie" McCullough was an American actor, screenwriter, comedian, television producer, voice actor and stand-up comedian. His child is called Je'Niece Childress.

Bernie Mac started his career performing in comedy clubs in his hometown of Chicago before gaining national recognition with his appearance on HBO's Def Comedy Jam in the 1990s. He went on to star in several films and television shows, including the hit comedy series The Bernie Mac Show, which he also created and produced.

Mac's comedic style was known for its blend of wit and honesty, often drawing on his own personal experiences to connect with his audience. He won several awards for his work, including an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and a Peabody Award for The Bernie Mac Show.

In addition to his successful career in entertainment, Bernie Mac was actively involved in charitable work, particularly in the fight against sarcoidosis, a disease he was diagnosed with in the early 2000s. He passed away in 2008 at the age of 50 due to complications from pneumonia.

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