Anton Yelchin Dead at 27
June 19th, 2016
, who starred in J. J. Abrams' Star Trek films and the remake of Fright Night, has died after being crushed by his car. It's unclear how the accident occured - he was "pinned between his car and a brick mailbox, which was attached to a security gate," according to TMZ, who first reported the news.
Yelchin, who had breakout roles in Charlie Bartlett and Alpha Dog, recently appeared in the comedic short film "Kiss Kiss Fingerbang" and the thriller Green Room, and finished filming Star Trek Beyond. He was 27.