‘Talladega Nights’ actor Houston Tumlin dies at 28

‘Talladega Nights’ actor Houston Tumlin dies at 28
(Source: KEYC)

PELHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The Shelby County Coroner confirmed Wednesday that Houston Tumlin, a child actor from “Talladega Nights” has died.

The coroner said Tumlin died in his Pelham home Tuesday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

Tumlin played 10-year-old Walker Bobby, son of Will Ferrell’s character Ricky Bobby, in the 2006 comedy, “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.”

According to TMZ Tumlin was 28 years old.

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