Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Actor Michael Sleggs dies of 'heart complications' at 33

This Country star Michael Sleggs has died aged 33.

The actor, beloved for playing Michael ‘Slugs’ Slugette in the BBC Three comedy, is thought to have passed away overnight after suffering 'heart complications'.

The WTAF A This Country podcast’s Twitter account shared the news, writing: ‘We are devastated!

Our friend, the man the legend Michael Sleggs #Slugs passed away last night. RIP Michael. You are one in a million.’

In May, Michael revealed he was dying following a 'fairly rapid' deterioration

He shared the sad news with his fans in a moving Facebook post, explaining he planned to spend his final days at home with his family.