“Heavyweights” Actor Joseph Wayne Miller Dead at 36

By Staff  |  01/11/2018

Joseph Wayne Miller

Actor Joseph Wayne Miller, best known as Salami Sam in the 1995 comedy Heavyweights, has died, reports TMZ.

He was just 36 years old.

Miller's girlfriend found Miller's body in bed. He died in his sleep on Tuesday (Jan. 9) on Chicago.

So far, the cause of death is unknown, but Miller is said to have suffered from sleep apnea.

Miller's only notable acting credit was in Heavyweights, which starred Ben Stiller, Judd Apatow and Kenan Thompson.

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