RAY LIOTTA, the great actor who made his name with Martin Scorsese’s crime masterpiece Goodfellas has passed away.
According to reports, the star died in his sleep while filming Dangerous Waters in Dominican Republic. Deadline.
There were no suspicious signs or foul play. TMZ reported.
Karsen, Liotta’s daughter, has survived him. He was 67 when he died.
Jacy Nittolo proposed to him, who was there with him during filming.
An official cause of death has yet to be released.
Read our Ray Liotta cause of death blog for the very latest news and updates…
Liotta needed help days before his untimely death
He was reported by observers. “noticeably pale”And “needed help from the valet putting on his jacket”When he was last seen in LA in March, per Daily Mail.
He was “slow and steady on his feet,” according to the source, and fiancée Jacy Nittolo had to assist him by bringing all of his belongings from the car to the hotel.
Ray Liotta spoke about divorce
According to The Guardian Liotta was always kind towards his ex-wife.
Once, he told the outlet: “She’s a great woman, and thank God we’re still friends.”
“She still stays over at the house, so Karsen can see us together.”
“You want to give her as much semblance of a family unit as you can when you’re separated or divorced.”
Liotta was saved and treated by emergency services
According to a Daily MailReport that an emergency response team entered Liotta’s hotel but was unable save him. His body was taken to Santo Domingo’s forensic institution.
Where did Ray Liotta die?
On Thursday, the famed gangster actor, Dangerous Waters, was half-way through filming Dangerous Waters about a disastrous sailing vacation. Daily Mail.
Is Ray still alive today?
Ray passed away peacefully in his sleep at the age 67 on May 26, 2018.
Ray Liotta was there with Jennifer Lopez?
Between 2016-2018, Liotta starred alongside Jennifer Lopez in Shades of Blue.
It was a series of police procedurals, legal dramas, and crime dramas set in New York.
Goodfellas co-star Joe Pesci on Liotta
Joe Pesci, Liotta’s Goodfellas actor, said that Entertainment Weekly had published the following statement: “God is a Goodfella, and so is Ray.”
Pesci won an Academy Award for his performance as Harry Hill, a real-life mobster, in Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas.
Who confirmed Ray Liotta died?
Jennifer Allen, his spokeswoman said that he died in bed and that the cause of his death was not yet known.
Seth Rogan: ‘a true legend’
Seth Rogan, comedian took to Twitter after learning of Ray Liotta’s passing to pay respects to the star.
He wrote: “Working with him was one of the great joys of my career and we made some of my favorite scenes I ever got to be in. A true legend of immense skill and grace.”
Goodfellas co-star Robert De Niro issues statement
Per Deadline, actor Rober De Niro, who appeared in Goodfellas with Ray Liotta, issued a statement, saying: “I was very saddened to learn of Ray’s passing. He is way too young to have left us.”
“Now God has Ray”
Ray Liotta’s Field of Dreams star Kevin Costner posted his sorrow on Twitter. He also shared a scene from the film.
He tweeted: “Devastated to hear the news of Ray Liotta’s passing.”
Twitter: Field of Dreams scene posted
BaseballQuotes1 used Twitter to post a scene taken from Field of Dreams, starring Ray Liotta, James Earl Jones and Kevin Costner to pay respect to the fallen star.
‘One the greatest scenes’
David Scott, a BBC presenter, took to Twitter to share a clip he called “one of the greatest scenes in movie history”To honor Ray Liotta after his death.
Gotham City regrets
In 2016, the New Jersey native expressed regret for not auditioning for Tim Burton’s Batman picture. BBC reported.
“When Tim Burton was about to make Batman his first movie, he was looking for someone to portray the role of Batman.
“I thought, ‘Batman? That’s a stupid idea,’ even though he had just done one of my favorite movies of all time, Beetlejuice. So yes, I regret not auditioning for that’.”
Josiah Johnson pays tribute
Josiah Johnson, Black and White actor, posted a six second clip of Ray Liotta on Twitter with the caption “RIP to the legend Ray Liotta.”
Greg Ellis pays tribute to Liotta
Greg Ellis, an actor, wrote this touching tweet: “What a performance. What a career. What a life. RIP Ray.”
Ray Liotta’s memory is honored by Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez, Shades of Blue star Ray Liotta was honored in a touching blog post.
She wrote in part: Ray was my partner in crime on Shades of Blue … the first thing that comes to mind is he so was kind to my children. Ray was the epitome of a tough guy who was all mushy on the inside … I guess that’s what made him such a compelling actor to watch.”
Who is Ray Liotta’s ex-wife Michelle Grace?
Michelle was born in Chicago, Illinois, on December 4, 1968.
Michelle was an actor and producer according to her IMDb profile. She produced many films in which her ex-husband appeared.
The Rat Pack was released in 1998. Narc was released in 2002. Take the Lead was released in 2006.
Additionally, she is the mother Ray Liotta’s only child, Karsen Liotta.
Lorraine Bracco pays tributes to star
Lorraine Bracco, Goodfellas’ co-star, took to Twitter to share her shock and disappointment at Ray Liotta’s passing.
She wrote: “I am utterly shattered to hear this terrible news about my Ray.”
When did Ray and Jacy become engaged?
On Christmas Day 2020 the actor from Many Saints of Newark was engaged to his girlfriend.
Ray announced his engagement through social media.
In the caption, he stated: “Christmas wishes do come true. I asked the love of my life to marry me, and thank God she said yes!”
The actor died in front of his girlfriend, in front a Christmas tree. Instagram post.
Liotta’s recent outing with his fiancée
Ray Liotta was last photographed with Jacy Nittolo in sad final images, just days before his unexpected death.
Ray, 67 and Jacy 46 were both seen together in public.
As they shared lunch, the two seemed to be having a good time.
They held hands as they walked out from the Spruzzo restaurant and onto the streets.
Was Ray Liotta married?
Liotta and Mark Grace met at a Chicago Cubs game. In February 1997, Liotta got married to actress and producer Michelle Grace.
They had a daughter before they split in 2004.
Jacy Nittolo was Liotta’s engaged man at the time of his passing.
Ray’s daughter Karsen with her father
Ray is survived and cared for by Karsen, his daughter.
Despite not speaking out about her father’s passing, she has always spoken highly of him.
She will be retiring in 2018 ShareOld Ray images with a loving tribute on social media.
“To the real G. Thanks for teaching me everything I know,”She wrote.
Liotta’s latest Instagram post
Three days before his passing, Ray used Instagram for an advertisement about a strange project called Cocaine Bear.
The story centers on a bear of 500 pounds who takes cocaine and runs wild, threatening a village.
He wrote: “Cocaine Bear follows an oddball group of cops, criminals, tourists and teens converging in a Georgia forest where a 500-pound apex predator has ingested a staggering amount of the white powder and goes on a coke-fueled rampage seeking more blow — and blood.”
Fans remember Liotta in Goodfellas
Fans took to social media to remember his performances in Goodfellas, following his passing.
One user Tweet: “Ray Liotta’s performance in Goodfellas might be one of the single best in the history of movies. He also commanded the screen at every moment in Field of Dreams. Such a loss. RIP.”