RIP

‘American Horror Story’ Actor Dies

Actor Ben Woolf, recognized for his role as Meep on FX’s American Horror Story: Freak Show, died Monday after he was hit by a car last week in Los Angeles. He was 34. The 4-foot-4 actor died of a stroke at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he had been hospitalized since Thursday, according to his publicist. Woolf had been in critical condition after he was struck by a car mirror while jaywalking near Hollywood Boulevard, according to police. Woolf, who was diagnosed with pituitary dwarfism, also worked as a preschool teacher.