• Madonna Pays Tribute to Late Co-Star Mark Blum: ‘This Virus Is No Joke'

    5 days ago - By Billboard

    Actor Mark Blum died on Thursday at 69 years old due to complications from the novel coronavirus. In honor of her Desperately Seeking Susan co-star, Madonna took to Instagram to remember her old friend, and urge her followers to take the pandemic seriously.
    “I Want to Acknowledge the Passing of a remarkable Human, fellow actor and friend Mark Blum, who succumbed to Coronavirus,” she wrote alongside two stills from the 1985 film they starred in together. “This is really tragic and my heart goes out to him, his family and his loved ones. I remember him as funny warm, loving .and professional...
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  • Mark Blum, Madonna's ‘Desperately Seeking Susan' Co-Star, Dies at 69 From Coronavirus Complications

    5 days ago - By Billboard

    Mark Blum, a veteran stage actor who appeared in such films as Crocodile Dundee and Desperately Seeking Susan and on TV shows including Mozart in the Jungle , has died. He was 69.
    Blum died Wednesday at NewYork-Presbyterian hospital of complications from the novel coronavirus, his wife, actress and acting teacher Janet Zarish, told The Hollywood Reporter .
    A busy actor, Blum also recently played bookstore owner Mr. Mooney on the Netflix crime drama You and had guest stints on HBO's Succession and Showtime's Billions .
    On Broadway, Blum started out as an assistant stage manager and...
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  • 'You' Star Mark Blum Dies After Complications Due to Coronavirus

    5 days ago - By Pop Crush

    The actor starred alongside Penn Badgley in 'You' Season 1.
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