The Walking Dead star Dango Nguyen dies aged 48 after a hard-fought battle with cancer.
Dango Nguyen Bio, Wiki
Dango Nguyen was an actor who starred in the hit zombie TV-series, The Walking Dead. Nguyen was an extra and stuntman who portrayed the Mean Guard in AMC’s, he has died after a hard-fought battle with cancer.
Dango Nguyen Age
Nguyen who is also known under his stage name Dango Nu Yen was 48 -years old when he died.
Dango Nguyen Ethnicity
Dango was born to the Nguyen family with mixed descent of Asian-American.
Dango Nguyen Education
Nguyen began of high school as a professional wrestler. He trained alongside childhood friend and future WWE Hall of Famer Rob Van Dam as well as Sabu.
Dango Nguyen Wife
Nguyen is married to his wife Michelle.
Dango Nguyen Professional Career
Nguyen gave up wrestling to raise his family.
He also served as a Georgia firefighter as a sergeant department for 20 years before leaving to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.
Acting;In the entertainment industry, he earned background parts in several movies and television series. He played a bodyguard for Season 3 villain The Governor in the zombie thriller and has had acting gigs in Meet the Browns and Banshee.
Dango Nguyen Death
His death was announced through the Facebook account of his pre-acting workplace, the Athens-Clarke Fire and Emergency Services in Georgia. On August 10, 2019, he passed away after a battle with leukemia.
The fire department said it would remember him for his ‘physical and mental strength’ and for being ‘an aggressive and tenacious firefighter and first responder.’
As a final goodbye, they said: ‘Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife Michelle, his family, and all of his friends. He touched many lives. We will all remember his quick wit, high energy, and unwavering determination. We all aspire to be “Dango Strong.”
Nguyen is survived by his wife, Michelle and family, and friends.