WCW wrestler Silver King was involved in a tragic incident at the Roundhouse in Camden this weekend.

The 51 year old wrestler and actor, who appeared in the film Nacho Libre, had been participating at a wrestling event before disaster struck. Silver King, who starred with Jack Black in Nacho Libre, is said to have suffered a heart attack while in the ring.

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Silver King, real name Cesar Barron, has died at an event at Roundhouse. Photograph: Getty Images

At first the other performers and the audience did not realise what had happened, thinking perhaps it was a part of the show. The venue was emptied, the audience were assembled outside, while clarification started to be released about the sad occurrence.

Silver King has been receiving tributes from other wrestlers and fans since the news broke.

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