American Horror Story Star Ben Woolf Dead At 34

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TMZ is reporting that American Horror Story star Ben Woolf, has died as a result of injuries he suffered after he was hit by a car last Thursday while crossing an intersection in Los Angeles. The actor was 34.

Woolf is best known for his performance as Meep in Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk's hit series American Horror Story, appearing in five episodes since 2011. He also starred in a number of TV movies. According to IMDB, he was also a preschool teacher. Woolf was diagnosed with pituitary dwarfism as a child.

Since the accident last week, a number of his AHS co-stars have shared their concern and support.

"It's awful to hear the news of your friend [in an accident]," Naomi Grossman told E! News. "We're very close."

Woolf's family told TMZ: "We have been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support from all over the world for our beloved Ben. He touched so many hearts in his 34 years."

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