Actress Ashley Jensen's husband took his own life, says coroner
Extras actress Ashley Jensen, whose husband took his own life late last year, says she had “no idea he was able to do what he did”.
An inquest has heard that actor Terence Beesley, who had appeared in TV The dramas included Victoria and War and Peace, found in a car in his garage in Somerset on 30 November.
The coroner said he had no evidence “to indicate why Mr Beesley took the act that he did”.
Ms Jensen, 48, who had been in touch with her 60-year-old husband by text and email on the day she died, found him when she came home and called the emergency services.
Paramedics tried to revive Mr Beesley at The property in Camerton, near Bath, but he was pronounced dead at the scene at 6.03pm.
In a statement read to Avon Coroner's Court, Ms Jensen said she had been “extremely shocked” by what happened and “never forget it “.
” Terry and I had been together for 18 years but I did not know
The couple met in 1999 While working on a production of King Lear.
They had a child together two years after marrying in 2007 and living in London and Los Angeles before moving to Somerset.
Ms Jensen, who played the Christina in the US show Ugly Betty
He played Derek Branning in EastEnders, as well as appearing in Casualty and The Bill.
His GP, Dr. Sam Robinson, said he had “no past medical history of any mental health issues “.
Coroner Peter Harrowing concluded that Mr Beesley's death had been a result of suicide, with the medical cause of death carbon monoxide toxicity.
” There is no evidence that I have heard indicating why Mr Beesley took the act that he did not like “Mr Beesley knew that his wife and young child were not at home and he would not be disturbed … I am beyond satisfaction. reasonable doubt that Mr Beesley made a deliberate act. “
:: Anyone feeling emotionally distressed or suicidal can call Samaritans for help on 116 123, or email [email protected] in the UK.
You Like this ! Download our Mobile News app from Play Stores