Christopher Evan Welch has died. He was American actor and Broadway film star. The Third Watch star died on Monday, December 2, 2013 in a Los Angeles, California hospital, his agents have confirmed this. The Practice actor was believed to be forty eight years old, at this time cause of death is not known. He also did work in the Sopranos, The Good Wife and Rubicon, as well as the stage, including multiple roles in Broadway plays.
He also worked with acclaimed film directors over the years including twice with Steven Spielberg in War of the Worlds and Lincoln, Paul Thomas Anderson in The Master, and Woody Allen in Vicky Cristina Barcelona, in which he voiced the Narrator.
At the time of his death Welch was in Hollywood shooting a role in the upcoming U.S. TV series Silicon Valley.