Rio Hackford Dies: ‘Mandalorian’, ‘Swingers’ & ‘Treme’ Actor, New Orleans Club Owner Was 51

Rio Hackford Dies: ‘Mandalorian’, ‘Swingers’ & ‘Treme’ Actor, New Orleans Membership Proprietor Was 51

Rio Hackford, an actor whose credit embrace The Mandalorian, Swingers and Treme who additionally owned a preferred membership in New Orleans and was Taylor Hackford’s son, has died. He was 51.

He died Thursday in Huntington Seaside, CA, after an undisclosed sickness. His stepmother Helen Mirren and good friend D.V. DeVincentis posted remembrances on social media (see them under).

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From left: Taylor Hackford, Helen Mirren, Rio Hackford, Alex Hackford at ceremony for Mirren’s Star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame in 2013
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Alongside along with his 30-year display screen profession, Hackford owned the NOLA membership One Eyed Jacks, which was featured within the David Simon-created HBO collection Treme. Hackford recurred on the present as Toby, an previous good friend of Steve Zahn’s David McAlary who labored at an area document retailer.

Born on June 28, 1970, in Los Angeles, Hackford received his big-screen begin within the early Nineties with small roles in such movies as Exit to Eden, Double Dragon and Unusual Days earlier than touchdown the position of Skully in Swingers, the 1994 Doug Liman dramedy that starred Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau, Heather Graham and Ron Livingston.

Hackford continued to work principally in movie via the 2000s, showing in pics together with Unusual Days, Treasure Island, Elevating Helen, Fred Claus and Jonah Hex. By the mid-2010s and after Treme, he principally centered on TV roles in Underground, The O.J. Simpson Trial: American Crime Story and as IG-11 Efficiency Artist/Riot Mar in a number of episodes of Favreau’s Disney+ Star Wars spinoff collection The Mandalorian.

He additionally had a task within the current Hulu restricted collection Pam & Tommy.

Alongside along with his father and stepmother, Hackford is survived by his spouse, Libby Grace; two youngsters; a brother, and a brother, Alex Hackford.

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