Mike Heslin Passes: 'Lioness,' 'Holiday Proposal Plan' Star Dead at 30

Tragic Heartbreak Strikes as Young Actor's Life Ends

by Zain ul Abedin
Mike Heslin Passes: 'Lioness,' 'Holiday Proposal Plan' Star Dead at 30
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Popular TV actor Mike Heslin, who featured in Taylor Sheridan’s Lioness and the Lifetime drama The Holiday Proposal Plan, died at 30 after a sudden cardiac arrest. Heslin was hospitalised for a week and survived by his husband, Nicolas James Wilson, who revealed the sad news.

Mike Heslin recently impressed viewers with his work in two episodes of the first season of the "Lioness", where he played Polo; his work showed depth and sincerity as a performer, which was a definite milestone in his career.

Before this, Heslin was in the lovely Lifetime movie The Holiday Proposal Plan, which was in the before time of last year, and he was in the show Younger in 2016.

Mike Heslin's Sudden Loss

It was his husband, Nicola James Wilson, who is popular on the social platform Scotty Dynamo, to announce his passing on to the world.

In a heartfelt post, Wilson expressed his shock and sorrow: "Michael was young, in perfect health, and the doctors have no explanation for what happened," he noted. Wilson also disclosed their own small arrangements, the two having been together for a little under a year, expressing their apprehensions that with the multiple shootings in the region’s schools, they might not survive to raise a family.

Such are the words of Wilson to his late friend, "You always told me that you felt like you were meant to be a dad, and I couldn’t agree more. You would be he world’s most perfect father." In his emotional conclusion, Wilson quoted "in the words of Shania Twain: I’ll love you 'forever and for always.'