Sherman Hemsley of 'The Jeffersons' has died
Details surrounding Hemsley's death have not been released
Sherman Hemsley, who may best be known for his starring role on "The Jeffersons" has died. Hemsley was 74-years-old.
Although the cause of Hemsley's death is unclear, TMZ reports that the actor passed away at his El Paso, Texas, home.
Hemsley made a name for himself as George Jefferson. In 1984 he earned an Emmy nomination for lead actor in a comedy series. Hemsley went on to appear on a handful of other classic television shows including "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" and "The Hughleys."
Hemsley had no wife or kids.