You actor Mark Blum passes away due to coronavirus Mark Blum, who is known for his role of Mr Mooney in the series, You, passed away due to complications from COVID-19. Mark has also been a part of movies such as Desperately Seeking Susan and Crocodile Dundee.
Confirming the reports, his wife Janet Zarish said, “My husband passed away yesterday, March 25, from complications from the coronavirus. He died at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.”
SAG-AFTRA executive vice-president Rebecca Damon also confirmed the news on Twitter, noting that he was previously on the organization’s board. Damon wrote, “It is with such deep sorrow that I’m writing to share the news that our friend and former board member Mark Blum has passed away as a result of complications from the coronavirus. Mark was a dedicated Screen Actors Guild and SAG-AFTRA board member serving from 2007-2013, a passionate champion for the merger, and a tireless advocate for members. Those of us lucky enough to have known him will treasure our memories of a gifted actor, a master teacher, a loyal friend, and a beautiful human.”