The Oscar nominated star, Michael Clarke Duncan has passed away. The 54 year old actor has been hospitalized during the last couple of months after suffering a heart attack on July 13th.

Duncan is best known for his starring role in The Green Mile. He leaves behind his fiancé' Rev. Omarosa Manigault. People Magazine reports that "Manigault is grateful for all of your prayers and asks for privacy at this time," says the statement. "Celebrations of his life, both private and public, will be announced at a later date."