‘True Blood’ Star Nelsan Ellis’ Family Reveals Death Caused By Addiction Issues

He passed away unexpectedly at only 39 years old.

Nelsan Ellis passed away over the weekend, and now the former True Blood star’s family is coming forward with the devastating details behind the 39-year-old’s death. reported Nelsan died from heart failure stemming from issues related to alcohol withdrawal.

The actor’s family admitted that Nelsan suffered from issues with drug and alcohol abuse for years.

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