'Downton Abbey' Star Michelle Dockery's Fiance Is Dead At 34
Dockery's fiance, John Dineen, died Sunday in Ireland. He was diagnosed with cancer earlier this year.By Briana Altergott | December 15, 2015
"Downton Abbey" star Michelle Dockery's fiance has died after battling a rare form of cancer. He was 34 years old. (Video via PBS / "Downton Abbey")
According to several reports, John Dineen died Sunday at a hospice in Ireland, just two days before Dockery's birthday.
The actress's publicist confirmed the news in a statement obtained by People: "The family is very grateful for the support and kindness they have received but would kindly request that they are left to grieve in private."