Heartland actor Robert Cormier, 33, dies

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Robert Cormier.
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Robert Cormier, who starred in the long-running TV series, Heartland, has died. He was 33 years old.

The actor died Friday; a cause of death was not revealed.

His sister, Stephanie, confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter he died in hospital in Etobicoke, Ontario, of injuries suffered in a fall.

In an obituary, Cormier is remembered as "an athlete, an actor, and a great brother".

"He had a passion for helping others and was always looking to achieve more. He enjoyed movie nights with his family, and looked up greatly to his father. He impacted many people throughout his life whether it was family, teammates and friends. Rob's memory will live on through his passion for art and film; as well as his three sisters who meant the world to him," his obit continues.

Cormier also starred in the Netflix series Slasher and made appearances on Designated Survivor, Ransom and American Gods.

He starred in films Firecrackers, Pyrenees, and his upcoming projects include The Intersection, Transmission: Vol. 1 and a short called The Antagonist.

Cormier is survived by his parents and three sisters. 

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