eric lynch dies fringe Eric 'The Actor' Lynch dies; 'Howard Stern Show' regular was 39Eric “The Actor” Lynch (left), a “Howard Stern Show” regular, has died at the age of 39, reports TMZ.

Lynch’s manager Johnny Fratto says Lynch was rushed to a Sacramento hospital on Saturday (Sept. 20) after he began having heart problems and died of organ failure shortly thereafter. Lynch’s medical condition has never been explained on “The Howard Stern Show,” but TMZ says Lynch often claimed to have outlived his doctors’ expectations.

In addition to regularly calling into Stern’s show, Lynch has appeared on such TV shows as “Legit,” “In Plain Sight,” “Fringe” and “American Dreams.”

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