The Marvel Universe has lost a beloved member.
Actor Ray Stevensonwho portrayed character Volstagg in Thordied on May 21, four days before his birthday, his publicist confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 58.
E! News has reached out to his rep for comment and has not heard back.
While further details about his death have yet to be made public, Stevenson was reportedly in production on his latest project, Cassino on Ischiaat the time of his passing.
In addition to his work on ThorStevenson recently appeared as Scott Buxton in the film RRRwhich made a historic run during award season, winning Best Original Song at the 2023 Oscars and, thus, making “Naatu Naatu” the first Indian song to win an Academy Award.
After news of Stevenson’s death emerged on May 22, the film’s Twitter page paid tribute to him. “What shocking news for all of us on the team!” the account tweeted along with a broken heart emoji. “Rest in peace, Ray Stevenson. You will stay in our hearts forever, SIR SCOTT.”