Bert Belasco, Star of BET’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’, Dies At 38

His official cause of death has not yet been released.

Bert Belasco, best known for his role on the BET series Let’s Stay Together, has reportedly passed away at the age of 38.

According to TMZ, the actor’s father, Bert Belasco Sr., believes his son died from a fatal aneurysm, however, the official autopsy results are not yet available.

RELATED: BET Original Series Up for Six People's Choice Nominations

Belasco was discovered dead on Sunday (November 8) in a hotel room in Virginia, where he was quarantining amid the coronavirus pandemic. He was reportedly preparing for a new project.

TMZ reports that Belasco was found after his girlfriend was unable to reach him and requested hotel staff to check on him.

Belasco portrayed Charles Whitmore on Let’s Stay Together, which aired from 2011 to 2014. He also appeared on Pitch, as well as The Soul Man, NCIS: New Orleans and I’m Dying Up Here.


Latest News

Subscribe for BET Updates

Provide your email address to receive our newsletter.

Select the types of notification you would like to receive from us. Please note, you must choose at least one.

By clicking subscribe, I consent to receiving newsletters and other marketing emails. Newsletters are subject to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Users can unsubscribe at any time.