James Avery

 

 

Age: 68

 

Summary: character actor best known for his role as the wealthy uncle of young rapper Will Smith in the 1990's TV comedy The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and whose voice was also heard in many animated TV series, including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Iron Man.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from open-heart surgery

 

Born: November 27, 1945

 

Died: December 31, 2013

 

Location: Glendale, California