‘Miller High Life Guy’ Found Dead at 36
Windell D. Middlebrooks – the man known for playing the delivery guy in Miller High Life commercials – passed away in his home unexpectedly yesterday, according to TMZ. According to the entertainment publication, sources close to the 36-year-old actor say he was found unconscious in his home in San Fernando Valley yesterday morning. An ambulance transported him to the hospital where he was pronounced dead later in the day. Sources have said there were no signs of foul play.
Middlebrooks was mostly known for his work in the Miller beer commercials, though he was also a television actor, too. The deceased star was known for his roles in Parks and Recreation, Scrubs, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, and The Bernie Mac Show, among others. He was also a series regular on Body Of Proof – an ABC series.
A representative of MillerCoors said:
“He connected with people so naturally because he was one of the kindest, most genuine folks around. We will miss him a great deal and he will always hold a special place with us.“