Chernobyl Diaries actor Dimitri Diatchenko is found dead inside his Florida residence

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Dimitri Diatchenko was found dead at the age of 52 in his Florida residence.

The actor had not been heard for several days, so on Wednesday his family asked the police to do a health check, according to a TMZ report on Friday. The site claims to have spoken to his brother.

The San Francisco-born star is best known for her role in the 2012 film Chernobyl Diaries.

Sad loss: Dimitri Diatchenko was found dead at the age of 52 in his Florida residence. Seen in November 2015 in Los Angeles

Sad loss: Dimitri Diatchenko was found dead at the age of 52 in his Florida residence. Seen in November 2015 in Los Angeles

The site added that “the family thinks Dimitri died late Monday evening or early Tuesday morning”.

His body was found inside his home in Daytona Beach, Florida, after the family made several attempts to contact him.

The star’s brother told the site that Dimitri’s death was not related to the new coronavirus. COVID-19 has killed more than 800 people in Florida.

Dimitri was in good shape and in good health, his brother said on the site, so that the family is “blinded” by his death.

Not sick: the star's brother told the site that Dimitri's death was not related to the new coronavirus. COVID-19 has killed more than 800 people in Florida. Seen in May 2012 with actress Sandra Vidal at the premiere of True Blood in LA

Not sick: the star’s brother told the site that Dimitri’s death was not related to the new coronavirus. COVID-19 has killed more than 800 people in Florida. Seen in May 2012 with actress Sandra Vidal at the premiere of True Blood in LA

There were also no signs of foul play.

His body is in the coroner’s office and the cause of death is “pending the medical examiner’s investigation,” the site also said.

He was born in San Francisco to a Ukrainian father and a Swedish mother.

His blockbuster movie: the 2012 thriller Chernobyl Diaries is what he is best known for. The actor played Yuri, a Ukrainian tour guide (seen second on the right)

His blockbuster movie: the 2012 thriller Chernobyl Diaries is what he is best known for. The actor played Yuri, a Ukrainian tour guide (seen second on the right)

Spooky: The film was about a group of tourists following Yuri in the city of Pripyat, Ukraine, which once housed workers at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, but abandoned after the 1986 nuclear disaster

Spooky: The film was about a group of tourists following Yuri in the city of Pripyat, Ukraine, who once housed workers at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, but abandoned after the 1986 nuclear disaster

The star attended Newton North High School in Massachusetts and graduated from Florida State University in 1996.

Her first role was in the 1997 film GI Jane, with Demi Moore and directed by Ridley Scott.

After the film, he moved to Los Angeles, landing a role with Jennifer Garner in Alias.

He was also in the movies Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull and Get Smart.

Happy at the premiere of his movie: in May 2012, he looked proud to be at the premiere of Chernobyl Diaries in Hollywood

Happy at the premiere of his movie: in May 2012, he looked proud to be at the premiere of Chernobyl Diaries in Hollywood

The 2012 thriller Chernobyl Diaries is what he is best known for. The actor played Yuri, a Ukrainian tour guide.

The film was about a group of tourists following Yuri in the city of Pripyat, Ukraine, which once housed workers at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, but abandoned after the 1986 nuclear disaster.

They discover that they are not alone in the ghost town.

He also worked for the video game Medal of Honor: European Assault. His last acting role was Janko Kolar in Murder In The First with Taye Diggs.

In 2017, he voiced the character of Vulko on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

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