Who was Joe Lara?
Joe Lara or William Joseph Lara was born on october 2, 1962 and passed away recently i.e on May 29, 2021in a plane crash. He was an American actor, martial artist, and musician, best known for the role of Tarzan in the American TV series Tarzan: The Epic Adventures
Joe Lara Biography, Wiki
Joe Lara played Tarzan in the 1989 TV movie Tarzan in Manhattan and in the 1996-1997 follow-up TV series Tarzan: The Epic Adventures. He also appeared in many action films, among them Steel Frontier and American Cyborg: Steel Warrior. He gave up acting after twenty years in 2002 to pursue a career in country music. At the peak of his fame, Joe Lara appeared in two action films, Armstrong and Warhead.
In 2009, Lara became active in music. He married Christian author and pastor Gwen Shamblin on August 18, 2018. From a previous relationship, he was the father of one child with Natasha Pavlovich. He lived in Brentwood, Tennessee.
|Born||October 2, 1962, San Diego, California, U.S.|
|Died||May 29, 2021 (aged 58), Percy Priest Lake, Tennessee, U.S.|
|Spouse(s)||Gwen Shamblin (m. 2018)|
Joe Lara Death and Reason Of Death
On May 29, 2021, Lara was killed when a Cessna Citation 501 ISP business jet owned by the church crashed into Percy Priest Lake near Smyrna, Tennessee. His wife, her son-in-law, the pilot, and three members of the Laras’ church also died in the crash.
All seven passengers aboard a plane, including Tarzan actor Joe Lara and his diet guru wife, are presumed dead after it crashed in a lake near the US city of Nashville, authorities said.
The small business jet crashed at around 11:00 am local time on Saturday, shortly after taking off from the Smyrna, Tennessee airport for Palm Beach, Florida, Rutherford County Fire & Rescue (RCFR) said on Facebook.
His wife Gwen Shamblin Lara, whom he married in 2018, was the leader of a Christian weight-loss group called Weigh Down Ministries. She founded the group in 1986, and then in 1999 founded the Remnant Fellowship Church in Brentwood, Tennessee.
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Joe Lara Films or Movies
|1993||American Cyborg: Steel Warrior|
|1995||Live Wire 2: Human Timebomb|
|1999||Lima: Breaking the Silence|
|1999||Operation Delta Force 4: Deep Fault|
|2000||Very Mean Men|
|2001||Dead Man’s Run|
|2018||Summer of ’67|
Joe Lara Works On Television
|1989||Tarzan in Manhattan|
|1990||Gunsmoke: The Last Apache|
|1996–1997||Tarzan: The Epic Adventures|
|1997||Operation Delta Force|
|1998||Conan the Adventurer|
|1998||In Search of Tarzan with Jonathan Ross|
|2000||The Magnificent Seven|