Actor and comedian Mike Batayeh, known for his role as the manager of a laundromat turned meth lab in Breaking Bad, has passed away at the age of 52.
He died at his home in Michigan on June 1st, reportedly from a sudden heart attack during his sleep
Batayeh's family stated that he did not have a history of heart issues, making his death unexpected
His notable appearance in Breaking Bad spanned three episodes in 2011, where he portrayed Dennis Markowski, the manager of Lavandería Brillante
In addition to his acting career, Batayeh was a comedian and voice actor, with credits in movies such as American Dreamz and Detroit Unleaded
Batayeh is survived by five siblings and a large extended family
Colleagues and co-stars expressed their grief and paid tribute to his talent, describing him as a beloved friend, an inspiration, and an incredibly funny individual