American actress Lisa Sheridan, best known for her roles in the television series CSI: Miami, the invasion and Perception, He was found dead at his house in New Orleans at age 44.
His director confirmed the news of his passage to People magazine on Wednesday night, although the cause of death is still unknown.
He said: "We all love Lisa very much and we are devastated by the loss we all feel.
"She died on Monday morning, at home, in her apartment in New Orleans. We are waiting for a colonel's report on the cause of death."
"The family unequivocally confirmed that this is not a suicide. Any other suggestion is absolutely 100% unfounded."
Sheridan has appeared on a series of television shows throughout his career, though his passage through CSI may be his most memorable role.