Jay Pickett Wiki – Jay Pickett Biography
Jay Pickett was an actor on the soap operas General Hospital and Port Charles, who has died while sitting on a horse at a movie set, according to a Facebook post from film producer Jim Heffel.
According to TVLine, Pickett played Frank Scanlon for 762 episodes of Port Charles, an ABC soap opera from 1997–2003. He also appeared on the soap operas Days of Our Lives and General Hospital and showed Rosewood and NCIS: Los Angeles.
He was 60 years old.
Cause of Death
What was his cause of death? How did Jay Pickett die? That hasn’t been officially released. Heffel revealed that Pickett had died in a Facebook post dated July 30, 2021. However, a friend and former co-worker, Jimmy O’Dwyer, wrote on Facebook, “Just found out my buddy Jay Pickett suffered a heart attack while doing what he loved best riding a horse. Jay and I meet at the Soap Opera in Port Charles.
This cast and crew were the best to work with. Jay played a paramedic on the show and was good at it. RIP Brother. Prayers to his family.😪” A heart attack as the cause of death was also revealed by other friends on Facebook.
On Facebook, Pickett wrote that he “worked in Film Industry” as an actor and studied at UCLA. He also studied theatre at Boise State University.
He went to Vallivue High School and lived in Woodland Hills, California. He was from Caldwell, Idaho.
He posted photos from the sets of recent movies. He also posted photos showing youth sports. He also shared pictures of his family.
TV Line reported that he leaves behind a wife, Elena, and their three children, Maegan, Michaela, and Tyler.
Tributes flowed for Jay Pickett.
“Yesterday the world lost an amazing man Jay Pickett,” wrote one woman on Facebook.
“I will say in high school he was the kindest man you ever meet who had a genuine heart of gold. I still have the pictures of your graduation and will never forget how special you were❤️❤️.”