Berlin (AP) - Mourning for Grant Imahara: The American actor and model maker died at the age of 49 from the consequences of an aneurysm, as several media report.

The Discovery Channel, for which Imahara moderated the documentary series “MythBusters”, reacted with concern: “We are heartbroken to hear this sad news about Grant. He was an important part of our Discovery family and a really wonderful man. Our thoughts and prayers go to his family. » Adam Savage, who co-hosted Imahara in the series, also expressed his sadness: «I am speechless. No words, »tweeted the 52-year-old on Tuesday. "Grant was a really brilliant engineer, artist and performer."

Grant Imahara's career began as a model maker for films such as "Star Wars". He gained greater recognition with his participation in the documentary series “MythBusters”, which clarified urban myths between 2005 and 2014 using modern technology. Most recently, he participated in the Netflix series “White Rabbit Project”.

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