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Chuy Bravo, ‘Chelsea Lately’ sidekick, dead at 63 1

Chuy Bravo, Chelsea Handler’s sidekick on her E! discuss present “Chelsea Lately,” has died in Mexico City. He was 63.

According to stories, the Mexican American actor died instantly after being hospitalized with abdomen pains whereas visiting household in Mexico.

Handler posted a tribute to Bravo on Instagram shortly after stories of his loss of life started circulating.

“I loved this nugget in a big way, and I took great pleasure in how many people loved him as much as I did and do,” Handler wrote. “Chuy Bravo gave us so much laughter and I’ll never forget the sound of his laughter coming from his office into mine.”

Bravo served as Handler’s sidekick for the whole thing of her present, which ran from 2007-2014. Handler had not too long ago posted properly needs for his birthday on Dec. 7.

Bravo, who was born Jesus Melgoza in Tangancicuaro, Michoacán, Mexico, immigrated to the San Fernando Valley in California when he was 15 and started his profession within the early 1990s. Some of his pre-“Chelsea” work included roles within the movies “The Honeymooners” in 2005 and “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” in 2007.

Following “Lately’s” finish, Bravo appeared in 2016’s “The Sex Trip” and 2017’s “Buscando Nirvana.”

In a 2012 interview with Latina, Bravo said that he was a prostate most cancers survivor, and a recovering alcoholic who was almost homeless at one level in his life. “I have been through a lot in my life, but I’ve overcome my struggles and now I’m finally living my life,” he mentioned at the time.

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