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Michael Gilden

Actor

Michael Gilden, actor active in little-person orgs and who most recently starred on CBS drama series “Navy NCIS,” died Dec. 5 at his home in Los Angeles, California. He was 44; cause of death was not released.

Los Angeles native’s additional TV credits includes the role of Finnegan on the WB’s “Charmed” as well as numerous guest starring roles on television series including CBS’ “Family Law” and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” among others.

He also appeared in the feature films “Pulp Fiction” and “Star Wars: Episode VI — Return of the Jedi.”

In addition to his acting, Gilden was a stockbroker.

He is survived by actress-wife Meredith Eaton-Gilden (“Boston Legal”), his mother and a brother.

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