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Joe Lara, Tarzan: Epic Adventures Star, dies at age 58

Joe Lara, who made a name for himself as the jungle king in the TV series “Tarzan: The Epic Adventures,” died at the age of 58. Lara and his wife, Gwen, are seven of the seven who died in a small plane crash on Saturday. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, while flying on a Cessna C501 with friends and family, they crashed into Percy Priest Lake near Smyrna, Tennessee, and took off from a nearby airport around 11:00 am. Rutherford County. The rescue team was at the crash site late Saturday and was scheduled to work overnight, but Captain Joshua Sanders of the Rutherford County Fire Rescue Team said at a press conference that there were no survivors. The cause of the crash is under investigation. “Our efforts have moved from rescue to recovery … we are no longer looking for living victims,” ​​Sanders said. Lara was born on October 2, 1962 in San Diego and began her acting career as a model. In 1989, he starred in Tarzan in the CBS television movie “Tarzan in Manhattan,” and again in 1996 and 1997 in the syndicate series “Tarzan: Epic Adventures.” In that series. Lara was also part of a series based on another iconic man, Conan, who played Kamikon, the ultimate warrior sent to destroy Conan. He also starred as Frank Randall in episodes of the hit series “Baywatch,” the series “Magnificent Seven,” and the television movie “Operation Delta Force.” In addition to appearing on small screens, Lara has also appeared in action films such as “Sunset Heat” (1992), “American Cyborg: Steel Warrior” (1993), and “Doomsdeer” (2000). In 2018, Lara married Gwen Shamblin Lara, a writer and diet leader who founded a faith-based weight measurement workshop and the Remnant Fellowship Church. He and his wife lived in Brentwood, Tennessee.They survived by Joe Lara’s daughter, Liana. Read the original story Joe Lara dies at the age of 58 at The Wrap, the star of “Tarzan: Epic Adventures”

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