Actor Eddie Hassell, 30, shot dead

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Eddie Hassell has died after being shot in Texas on Sunday.

The actor, 30, was shot in what was reportedly a carjacking in the early hours of the morning, but the incident is still being investigated, reports Variety. His manager confirmed his death to the publication.

According to CNN, police said in a press release that they responded to a shooting at 1:50 am before finding the actor with multiple gunshot wounds.

They transported him to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The actor was best known for his role as Clay in the 2010 Oscar-nominated film The Kids Are All Right, starring Julianne Moore and Mark Ruffalo, as well as Phil Nance on NBC’s sci-fi series Surface, starring Leighton Meester and Lake Bell.  

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