Entertainment Weekly reports the sad news that Andy Hallett has died. Hallett was best known for playing Lorne, singing demon and ally to Angel. The singer/actor had struggled with congestive heart disease, a condition that he first became aware of near the end of the Angel run in 2004. Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel creator Joss Whedon reportedly created the role of Lorne for Hallett after seeing him perform. The character of Lorne continues to have a presence in the Angel comic, published by IDW.
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