US Popular Actor Tyler Christopher, known for his roles on General Hospital and Days Of Our Lives, has died at the age of 50.

Tyler Christopher, the entertainer known for his roles in 'General Hospital' and 'Days of Our Lives', has unfortunately died at 50 years old.

His Overall Medical clinic co-star Maurice Benard reported the news on Instagram on Tuesday, expressing: "Tyler passed away this morning following a cardiac event in his San Diego apartment."

Tyler Christopher endured 20 years playing Nikolas Cassadine on Broad Clinic - a job which won him an Emmy in 2016

Tyler was a really gifted person that illuminated the screen in each scene he performed and savored giving pleasure to his dependable fans through his acting.

Tyler was a sweet soul and magnificent companion to those who knew him well.