Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D actor Vachik Mangassarian shared a series of anti-vaxx conspiracy theory memes on his Facebook before he died of Covid-19 complications aged 78.
His manager confirmed on Tuesday that the star, who was vaccinated, died in Burbank, California.
Mangassarian was best known for starring as Qasim Zaghlul in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but also had roles in Curb Your Enthusiasm and NCIS: Los Angeles, as well as others.
The star reportedly got vaccinated as it was required to continue filming, his talent agent Valerie McCaffery told the Daily Beast, as ‘his desire to work became more important to him.’
‘I know about his original stance, but after I had a talk with him, his desire to work became more important to him,’ McCaffery told the outlet on Tuesday.
However, just a few months ago, the actor took a strong stance on social media about his feelings on the COVID-19 vaccine. Although he never uttered a written word on it, he did share a series of…