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Robert Bruce, a cast member of the reality show “Comic Book Men,” was found dead inside a warehouse facility in New Jersey..
Bruce, 62, was found Friday at the City Center Plaza professional records storage facility in Red Bank after his family did not hear from him for several days, it reported. NJ.com.
Police said his family believed Bruce had been living in a basement in the storage facility, which served as his office. His death is not suspected of criminal origin, but Red Bank police were investigating and asked anyone with information to contact the department.
Long before his stint on the TV show “Comic Book Men” of the AMC chain, Bruce had been an expert in the world of collectibles for about 40 years, said his friend and collector Ben Leach.
“I think the people who knew him through ‘Comic Book Men,’ where he evaluated the value of toys and other collectibles, didn’t really scratch the surface of the knowledge that he had,” he told Leach. New York Post about your friend.
Bruce appeared in 34 episodes of “Comic Book Men” during the show’s run from 2012 to 2018, and has consulting and production credit on 82 episodes.