Gladiator, Braveheart actor dies in Turkey resort
He is believed to have died of a heart attack, the Demirören News Agency (DHA) reported.
The actor, who was on holiday in Fethiye in southwest Turkey, was found dead in a cabin at a marina, it said.
The marina’s manager, Burak Ardahan, who checked the cabin after the actor was inside for a long time, found him lying on the ground and called medical services.
Mitchell’s body was taken to a morgue for an autopsy to establish the cause of death, the DHA reported.
This article originally appeared in Hurriyet Daily News on 26 July 2021.