Family and friends have spoken of their grief after soap star Nathaniel Marston tragically died aged 40 on Wednesday.
The American actor, 40, who starred in As The World Turns and One Life To Live, died in a hospital in Reno, Nevada, following a car accident which left him in a critical condition.
12 days ago the actor was involved in a horrific crash which left him with a broken and fractured neck, broken shoulder, broken ribs, and a collapsed lung.
His mother, Elizabeth Jackson, announced the sad news on Facebook on Wednesday evening, saying his body stopped responding to treatment, and he died in her arms.
Here we take a look back at his incredible rise to fame and life behind the cameras.
Soap star Nathaniel grew up in Connecticut, before moving around several states with his mum Elizabeth, an aspiring actress.