Brian Turk Bio – Brian Turk Wiki
Brian Turk was an American actor, best known for his role as Gabriel in the HBO television series Carnivàle. He began his acting career in 1993 with early roles in shows such as “Saved by the Bell: The New Class,” “Panther” and “Beach House.” He later starred as Tiny in “Beverly Hills, 90210” in 1995.
He also had guest spots on “Boy Meets World,” “ER,” “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Criminal Minds,” and “Two and a Half Men,” according to his IMDB page. Turk’s major movie credits included “The Lost World: Jurassic Park,” “A.I.,” and “American Pie 2.”
Brian Turk Age
He was born on May 29, 1970 in Northglenn, Colorado, United States. He died on September 13, 2019 aged 49.
Brian Turk Death
He died on September 13, 2019 following a long battle with cancer. He was 49 years old.
Actor Michael Patrick McGill tweeted: “Saddened to hear I lost a friend today. Fellow Big Guy Actor Brian Turk. Stand-Up Dude. Gone WAY too soon. Years of solid work. Will miss seeing you in the trenches, Brother. Condolences & best wishes to his family, especially his wife & young son.”
Saddened to hear I lost a friend today. Fellow Big Guy Actor Brian Turk. Stand-Up Dude. Gone WAY too soon. Years of solid work. Will miss seeing you in the trenches, Brother. Condolences & best wishes to his family, especially his wife & young son…https://t.co/Bqkis2RDMp pic.twitter.com/mhg6hRGlmH
— Michael P McGill (@mpmcg80) September 14, 2019
Brian Turk Cause of Death
Brian Turk’s cause of death was complications from brain cancer. He had first been diagnosed with brain cancer in early 2018.
Brian Turk Wife – Brian Turk Children
Brian is survived by his wife, Emily Wu, and an 8-year-old son.
Brian Turk GoFundMe
On July 26, 2019, a GoFundMe page was created by Carlos Marlene Montiel, Turk’s friend from high school. The page’s description read, “Just over a year ago our dear friend, Brian Turk, was diagnosed with cancer. Being the selfless and private person that he is, Brian kept this quiet so as not to concern his family and friends. Unfortunately, the cancer has now become terminal. Brian has impacted so many of us in a positive way whether it be on the football field, at Mater Dei or USC, on stage or in our personal lives. He has always been there for us in our times of need and celebration.”
Brian Turk Height
He stood at a height of 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m).