Marvel Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D star dies of Covid complications aged 78

Marvel star Vachik Mangassarian has died

1/25/2022 12:37:00 PM

Marvel star Vachik Mangassarian has died

MARVEL franchise actor Vachik Mangassarian has died from Covid complications aged 78. The Hollywood veteran was best known for appearing in the comic spin-off Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. and the hit sit…

In 2008 he landed a part in the critically acclaimed film The Stoning of Soraya M, playing the father of a wrongly accused young woman sentenced to death.Mangassarian also was instrumental in getting the script for Lost and Found in Armenia made into a movie, which got a US cinema release in 2012.

He played Qasim Zhaglul in Marvel series Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D., which ran on ABC for seven seasons from 2012 to 2020.Most recently he had completed shooting a supporting role in Paul Weitz’s new film Moving On, starring Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda.Mangassarian also anchored his own radio and TV show for ten years, The Armenian National Network, discussing politics, film and art with guests.

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ITV looks to kill off EastEnders by moving Corrie and Emmerdale to clash In 2008 he landed a part in the critically acclaimed film The Stoning of Soraya M, playing the father of a wrongly accused young woman sentenced to death. Mangassarian also was instrumental in getting the script for Lost and Found in Armenia made into a movie, which got a US cinema release in 2012. He played Qasim Zhaglul in Marvel series Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D., which ran on ABC for seven seasons from 2012 to 2020. Most recently he had completed shooting a supporting role in Paul Weitz’s new film Moving On, starring Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda. Mangassarian also anchored his own radio and TV show for ten years, The Armenian National Network, discussing politics, film and art with guests. He is survived by his two sisters. 4 Vachik Mangassarian had a key role in 2008's critically acclaimed The Stoning of Soraya M 4 He also appeared in Marvel TV spin-off Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4 Mangassarian was a long-term supporter of the Armenian community in the US We pay for your stories! Do you have a story for The US Sun team? Email us at