Actor Eddie Hassell who is best-known for appearing in the 2010 Oscar-nominated film "The Kids Are All Right" and the NBC TV show "Surface" was killed on Sunday morning at Grand Prairie, Texas.
The actor, 30, was shot dead during an alleged carjacking incident, reports Variety.
Grand Prairie Police said in a press release that they responded to a shooting at 1:50 am local time Sunday morning, and found Hassell suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.He was pronounced dead after being transported to a hospital.
Hassell was born on July 16, 1990 in Corsicana, Texas, and started acting in his late teens. He appeared in The Kids Are All Right alongside Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Josh Hucherson, and more, as well as making cameos in several other films like the apocalyptic movie 2012.
Aside from his roles on the silver screen, Hassell also appeared in a handful of television shows during his career including, Aaron Sorkin's Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, Oliver Beene, Joan of Arcadia, Till Death, Southland, Bones, Devious Maids, Longmire, and the NBC sci-fi thriller series Surface.