Leslie Jordan was about to do what he cherished, performing and making folks snicker, in his closing moments — he was on his means to set when he died behind the wheel … TMZ has realized.
Sources shut to the late actor inform us Leslie was scheduled to movie for “Call Me Kat” Monday morning, however folks engaged on the present turned involved when Leslie hadn’t arrived greater than an hour after his name time.
From there, our sources say there was a scramble to discover Leslie — and the forged and crew ultimately found he’d been concerned in a automotive accident.
TMZ broke the story … Leslie was driving his BMW in Hollywood when investigators consider he suffered some type of medical emergency, and crashed into the aspect of a constructing.
Sources shut to the actor inform us he’d been complaining of shortness of breath the final 3 weeks, and was so involved concerning the concern he’d really had an appointment scheduled with a heart specialist.
Sadly, that was supposed to occur someday within the coming week.
While it is unclear if that appointment would have found any underlying well being points for Leslie, investigators’ present working principle is he suffered a coronary heart assault whereas driving.
Leslie’s “Call Me Kat” costar Mayim Bialik posted a candy tribute to the actor, writing, “They broke the mold when they made Leslie Jordan. He was a dear mentor and a beloved friend. I will miss him so much – its unimaginable that hes gone. Rest well, sweet buddy.”
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Production for the present has been paused within the wake of Leslie’s demise.