Bradley Welsh starred in "T2 Trainspotting" in 2017. Now the 42-year-old man has died. The actor was shot dead in Edinburgh.
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In the British novel "T2 Trainspotting" by Danny Boyle, Bradley Welsh took over the role of brothel owner Doyle, who kidnapped the protagonists Mark "Rent Boy" Renton (Ewan McGregor) and Simon "Sick Boy" Williamson (Jonny Lee Miller) Brings the country and finally sends nude back to Edinburgh. Right there, the actor and former boxing champion Bradley Welsh was shot dead, right near his home.
Welsh died on the spot
A Scottish police spokesman told The Scottish Sun, "Edinburgh police received a report on Chester Street's unrest on Wednesday, April 17th, around 8 pm". On the arrival of the rescue service, a man was found wounded at the scene of the crime, which eventually died on the spot. Media reports say he hit a bullet in the head. The police are still investigating. The perpetrators are probably still on the run.
Bradley John Welsh, my heart is broken. Goodbye my beautiful and wonderful friend. Thank you for making me a better person and helping to see the world in a smarter and childish way. (I.e. pic.twitter.com/3duKqBxvxO
– Irvine Welsh (@ IrvineWelsh) April 18, 2019
On Twitter now brings Irvine Welsh, the author of the novel "Trainspotting" his express pain. He shares a photo of the actor on the platform. He writes, "Bradley John Welsh, my heart is broken, goodbye, my wonderful and beautiful friend, thank you for making me a better person and helping me see the world in a friendlier and caring way."