Gabe Khouth, an actor known for his work on ABC’s Once Upon a Time, has died. He was 46 years old.
Khouth suffered a cardiac arrest while riding his motorcycle in Port Moody, British Columbia on July 23, and died at about 1:30 p.m. His brother, Sam Vincent, confirmed the actor’s death in a video on social media.
“He went out doing what he loved, and he’s at peace now,” Vincent said.
Once Upon a Time co-creator Adam Horowitz and star Emilie de Ravin posted tributes to Khouth on social media, along with actor Peter Kelamis. “Terribly saddened to learn of the passing of Gabe Khouth… a lovely man, a great talent, and an indelible part of Once Upon A Time since the beginning,” Horowitz wrote. “But more importantly, he was our friend.”
“Gabe ALWAYS put a smile on everyone’s face. My deepest condolences to his Family and friends,” wrote Kelamis.
“You were so sweet, kind & caring to me,” de Ravin wrote on Instagram. “I’ll have a beautiful memory of whenever we would talk, you were always so genuine & always could make me smile. I will miss you dearly friend.”
Terribly saddened to learn of the passing of Gabe Khouth... a lovely man, a great talent, and an indelible part of Once Upon A Time since the beginning. But more importantly, he was our friend. He will be missed. RIP, Gabe.— Adam Horowitz (@AdamHorowitzLA) July 26, 2019
On July 23rd, my friend, Gabe Kouth appeared to suffer a cardiac arrest while riding his motorcycle and tragically died as a result.— Peter Kelamis (@PeterKelamis) July 26, 2019
Gabe ALWAYS put a smile on everyone’s face.
My deepest condolences to his Family and friends
RIP-You kind, kind soul#Heartbroken #gonetoosoon pic.twitter.com/YxM516Xrxh