Michael Clarke Duncan's body lies in an unmarked cemetery tomb -- more than a year after his death -- because of a ridiculous squabble between his family and former fiancee, Omarosa Manigault ...… READ MORE >
Michael Clarke Duncan
Born -- December 10, 1957
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died -- September 3, 2012
Los Angeles, CA
Actor, bodyguard, large and in charge.
Raised by a single mother on the south side of Chicago.
Helped support his family by digging ditches for People's Gas Company in Chicago.
Moved to Hollywood and became a bodyguard for the likes of Martin Lawrence, LL Cool J and Will Smith.
Landed small roles in "Bulworth" and "The Players Club" before getting his big break in "Armageddon" and "The Green Mile," for which he was nominated for an Academy Award.
Fell in love with "Apprentice" competitor Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth. The couple was secretly engaged.
Went into cardiac arrest in July 2012. Omarosa performed CPR to resuscitate him.
Died on September 3, 2012 due to respiratory failure. He was 54.
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