Nelsan Ellis is an American film and television actor born in Harvey, Illinois in 1978. He played the role of Lafayette Reynolds, a central figure on the HBO vampire series True Blood. Nelsan Ellis passed away from heart failure in Los Angeles, California on July 8th, 2017 at the age of 39.

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  • First name pronounced "Nel-sohn".

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