Inside Soap Star Nathaniel Marston’s Tragic Death

by Jeremy Spirogis
Nathaniel Marston

In the autumn of November 2015, daytime cleaning soap star, Nathaniel Marston, misplaced his life in a tragic accident that also echoes among the many cleaning soap group. At simply 40 years previous, Marston’s life and profession ended abruptly, leaving buddies, household, and followers, in mourning. Here’s a take a look at precisely what occurred.

‘One Life to Live’ fired Nathaniel Marston after assault costs

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One Life to Live and As the World Turns star, Nathaniel Marston, joined the Hollywood ranks in 1996 together with his first function as Jack Tisdale within the TV sequence, Matt Waters. According to his web site, a expertise agent found the star whereas at a Beverly Hills bakery.

The Sharon, Connecticut native’s “big break” got here in 1992 through the function of Al Holden on One Life to Live. Fans helped resurrect Marston’s place on the cleaning soap as a spirit after he’d been killed off.

The former newbie boxer appeared in 195 episodes earlier than a 2007 arrest on assault costs for attacking three males and resisting arrest. This led to his firing from the present, in keeping with NY Daily News. Marston pleaded responsible to a misdemeanor cost towards which resulted in an anger-management program and no jail time.

Later, Marston scored the function of Eddie Silva on As the World Turns. He appeared in 11 episodes between 1998-1999 and earned a Soap Opera Digest Award nomination for “Outstanding Male Newcomer.”

How did Marston die?

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Following the One Life to Live actor’s alleged drug and alcohol habit and remedy, he stepped away from the limelight to work on his mom’s ranch in Nevada. There, nonetheless, issues took a heartbreaking and sudden flip.

On the night of Oct. 30, 2015, Marston was concerned in a single-car crash. According to CNN, police suspected Marston might have fallen asleep whereas driving. His truck flipped a number of instances and Marston was ejected from the car. Marston was not sporting a seatbelt and no medicine or alcohol have been discovered through the post-mortem.

The household launched an announcement days later saying the actor suffered vital accidents and had undergone surgical procedure in a Reno hospital. Initially, Marston was assumed to tug by, albeit with the lack of his decrease extremities as a quadriplegic.

“However, in the early morning hours of November 5, his heart stopped on two separate occasions requiring doctors to use an external pacemaker to regulate his heartbeat. He remains in critical condition, fighting pneumonia, a heart infection and irregular pulse,” the assertion learn.

Marston died on Nov. 11, 2015.

Here’s how family and friends bear in mind the actor

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Actors Dick Latessa, Susan Lucci, Kathy Brier, and Nathaniel Marston | Evan Agostini/Getty Images

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Marston’s mom, Elizabeth Jackson, shared the information on Facebook.

“It is with a heavy heart that I share this devastating news,” she wrote. “My beloved and cherished son… who was putting up the good fight until last night was not able to continue due to the traumatic and devastating nature of his injuries. Nathaniel passed away peacefully as I held him in my arms.”

She continued: “His accidents, which Dr.’s did their finest to heal weren’t responding to remedy and one after one other his bodily features did not help his life. Had Nathaniel lived he would have required a ventilator and would by no means have been in a position to utter yet one more phrase and would have been sentenced to life as a quadriplegic.

“A condition that Nate would have never have been able to tolerate. By God’s love and mercy Nathaniel was spared this living hell and has traveled on to be with God, his cherished Grandmother Mary Jackson, Grandfather John Jackson, and my sister his Aunt Nora.”

Others within the trade tweeted their ideas and condolences as nicely.

“I remember the love and warmth my former OLTL co-star showed me. Sending prayers to Nathaniel Marston’s family. RIP,” former co-star, Tika Sumpter, wrote.

“This is incredibly sad… Life is fragile. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of #NathanielMarston RIP,” The Young and the Restless and General Hospital actress Michelle Stafford added.

“My friend Nathaniel Marston will be missed, our memories together will never die! RIP my Brother,” former co-star, Sean Ringgold, stated.

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