Clark Middleton Biography – Clark Middleton Wiki
Clark Middleton (born Clark Tinsley Middleton) was an American actor, director, and producer. He is best known for his supporting roles in Kill Bill: Vol. 2, Sin City, Fringe, Snowpiercer, and The Blacklist.
Middleton had recurring roles on Law & Order, Twin Peaks, The Path, and The Blacklist, where he played DMV employee Glen Carter. His other television credits include Fringe, Gotham, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and American Gods. On film, Middleton appeared in notable titles such as Serendipity, Kill Bill Vol. 2, Sin City, Snowpiercer and Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). He wrote and produced short films Idee Fixe and My Milonga, which he also directed.
Middleton began working as an actor in New York in 1983, making his theatrical debut in three plays with late Emmy award-winning actor and Broadway star Geraldine Page. With his debut on Broadway, he portrayed Hugo in the Tony-nominated revival of “The Iceman Cometh” with Denzel Washington. With his extensive stage experience, he performed in major theaters in New York City and Los Angeles, including his one-person critically acclaimed play “Miracle Mile.” He also created roles for playwrights Sam Shepard, John Guare and John Belluso, among others, according to Variety.
Clark Middleton Age
Clark Middleton was born in 1957. He died on October 4, 2020, at the age of 63.
Clark Middleton Wife
Clark Middleton was married to his wife Elissa Middleton from 2006 until his death in 2020.
Clark Middleton Disease
Middleton was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis when he was 4. He was a fierce advocate for those with the condition and acted as a spokesperson for the Arthritis Foundation. He also founded The Young Mels, a support network named after his father dedicated to children living with juvenile arthritis.
Middleton said in a 2017 blog post for the Arthritis Foundation: “My dad refused to let me quit. He constantly instilled in me that I could define my own reality by how I thought about myself and how I carried myself. He wouldn’t allow me to think of myself as a victim. He taught me a lot about determination and courage. He knew how important it was for me to be independent, and not to expect any handouts just because I had a disability. I had to earn it. The consequence is a wonderful life.”
Clark Middleton Death
Clark Middleton died in his Los Angeles home on Sunday, October 4, 2020, at age 63. Clark Middleton’s wife Elissa Middleton confirmed his death in a statement: “With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of a life eminently worthy of celebration: Clark Tinsley Middleton, 63 – beloved actor, writer, director, teacher, hero, husband, beacon, friend. Clark transitioned on October 4th as a result of West Nile Virus, for which there is no known cure. Clark was a beautiful soul who spent a lifetime defying limits and advocating for people with disabilities.”
The Blacklist writer Jon Bokenkamp said in a statement: “I’m heartbroken. Besides being a truly unique and gifted actor, Clark was simply an incredible guy in every way. He was a whip-smart film nut. He loved his work with a passion. And he was insanely generous of spirit… I know his entire family at The Blacklist is devastated by this news. Clark was one of the good ones, and we lost him way too soon.”
Clark Middleton Cause of Death
Clark Middleton’s cause of death was the West Nile virus, a mosquito-borne disease with no vaccine or treatment.
Clark Middleton Family
Clark Middleton is survived by his wife Elissa Middleton, his brother Kirby Middleton and his mother Sue Perior, according to Variety.
Clark Middleton Net Worth
Clark Middleton’s net worth was estimated to be $2 million.
Clark Middleton Height
Clark Middleton was 5 feet 3½ inches (1.61 m) tall.
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