Bulgarian 'Survivor' contestant dies while filming
June 1, 2009, 3:54 PM EST
"Survivor" contestant Noncho Vodenicharov, a cast member of the Bulgarian version of the hit reality show died while filming on beach in Manila, according to the Associated Press.
The 53-year-old had just completed one of the contest's tasks at the Gota Beach Resport in eastern Camarines Sur privince in the Philippines, when he succombed to a heart attack, Philippine police told the paper.
Despite efforts by at least two doctors to save him, Vodenicharov died Saturday.
Prior to his role on the show, the contestant had been a town mayor, a stunt man and a singer.http://tv.msn.com/tv/article.aspx?news=412176>1=28103