Michael Clarke Duncan, the tall and massively built actor with the shaved head and deep voice who received an Academy Award nomination for his moving portrayal of a gentle death row inmate in the 1999 prison drama "The Green Mile," died Monday. He was 54. Duncan died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, according to a statement from his publicist, Joy Fehily. He had suffered a heart attack in July and did not recover. Above: Tom Hanks, left, Michael Clarke Duncan and David Morse in "The Green Mile." Duncan portrayed John Coffey, a gentle giant with supernatural powers sentenced to death for the murder of two young white girls. Full obituary: Oscar-nominated 'Green Mile' star was 54 | PHOTOS: Michael Clarke Duncan 1957-2012 | PHOTOS: Celebrities react to Michael Clarke Duncan's death
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