Paul John Vasquez Dead: 'Sons Of Anarchy' Actor Dies At 48

Micha Frazer-Carroll

US TV actor Paul John Vasquez, who appeared in ‘Sons of Anarchy’ and ‘How I Met Your Mother’, has died at the age of 48.

TMZ broke news of his death, reporting he died on Monday night from a heart attack at his father’s home in San Jose.

Paul’s spokesperson said in a statement to Fox News: “This news has come as a surprise to us.

“Our hearts are heavy. He was a kind, creative and loving man. He will be missed.”

According to TMZ, Paul’s dad found him unconscious, after which paramedics were called, but were unsuccessful in reviving him.

His cause of death currently remains unclear, with an investigation now underway. 

As well as appearing in two episodes of ‘Sons of Anarchy’ in 2011, Paul had also enjoyed roles in ‘NYPD Blue’ and ‘CSI: NY’.


His short film ‘Thug Alley’ was also in pre-production.

Paul is the second star from ‘Sons Of Anarchy’ to have died in recent months. 

Irish actor Alan O’Neill, who played Hugh in the sixth and seventh seasons of the show, died at the age of 47 in June from alcohol intoxication.