Ernie Lively, father of the actress Blake Lively and performer known for his appearances in films such as Passenger 57 O One for all, He has died at the age of 74 due to a heart condition.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the artist died on Thursday June 3 “surrounded by his wife and all his children.” The actor is the father of Blake Lively, Eric Lively, Robyn Lively and Lori Lively, all of them dedicated to the world of acting.
As People points out, Lively suffered a heart attack in 2003 and only half of her heart was working normally.. The publication notes that he became the first patient to undergo gene therapy for the heart, injecting the patient’s own stem cells into the organ to repair damaged muscles and arteries.
Born January 29, 1947 in BaltimoreLively was an English teacher and served in the US Navy during the Vietnam War, rising to the rank of captain. He later tried his luck as an actor and made his debut on the small screen in 1975 in an episode of The Waltons.
After that first job, he got specific roles in popular fictions such as Fame, Alfred Hitchcock presenta, Hill Street sad song, Falcon Crest, It has written a crime O The Baywatch.
He made his big screen debut in Now It’s My Turn, starring Michael Douglas. His filmography includes other titles such as Partners and hounds con Tom Hanks, Passenger 57 junto a Wesley Snipes, American Pie 2, Hard to kill O An innocent man. In addition, he had the opportunity to be the father of Blake Lively also in fiction in One for all. His last work dates from 2020, when he participated in Phobic.