Former GTST actor Dave Mantel passed away Saturday morning at the age of 37.
The news came out via his own Instagram account, where relatives posted a reaction. Mantel would have died in a natural way.
"Dear Dave, you went too early", there is a memorial photo of Mantel. "There are no words that can describe how much we miss you, we love you very much." The text ends with a quote from Shakespeare's As you like it : 'All the world is a stage; and all the men and women are passengers. '
Mantel became known for his role of Menno Kuiper in Good Times Bad Times . In addition, he was seen in various TV series such as Danni Lowinski, Divorce and Doctor Tinus. In the Carry Sled filming Regret! he played a teacher who seems to have too little eye for a bullied, depressed student.
In 2015 Mantel played the leading role in the musical The Bodyguard , based on the feature film from 1992 with Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston.