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Sean Lampkin aka nipsey dead at 54, Cause of Death

BY Sharmeen Hussain Mar 15, 2023. 08:40 pm UPDATED: Mar 15, 2023. 08:40 pm

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In the aftermath of Sean Lampkin’s untimely death, we look back at his life, career, and untimely death.

Sean Lampkin, best known as Nipsey the bartender in the 1990s sitcom Martin, died at the age of 54.

On social media, the entertainment industry and fans expressed their shock and sadness at the news of Sean Lampkin’s death.

On March 8, a Facebook user named Marsel Watts, who appears to have known Lampkin, announced his death.

“My friend, my last roommate for 10 years, a father and family man, my brother, skate buddy, business partner, and trainer passed away this morning,” they said. “RIP Sean Lampkin.”

No details about the cause of death or funeral arrangements were stated.

Sean Lampkin was born in Los Angeles, California on September 30, 1969. He began his stand-up career at a young age, performing in clubs and theatres across the country.

He went on to star in a number of popular television shows, including standup comedian Martin Lawrence’s hit sitcom Martin from seasons three to five. Nipsey Russell, his character, quickly became a fan favourite.

He also appeared in Bad Boys as a pest control man, Big Mamas House as a cab driver, Life as a shooter, and The Parkers as a character.

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The unexpected death of Lampkin has shocked fans, co-stars, and colleagues in the entertainment industry. Several members of the cast and crew expressed their condolences and shared memories of the actor on social media.

Guy Torry, an actor and comedian who worked as a writer on Martin, wrote on Instagram, “Rest in POWER brother!”

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