Mark Salling, one of the stars of the Fox musical comedy "Glee," died Tuesday. He was 35. Salling pleaded guilty in December to possession of child pornography. John Shearer/John Shearer/Invision/AP hide caption toggle caption John Shearer/John Shearer/Invision/AP The Two-Way Former 'Glee' Actor Mark Salling Found Dead Of Apparent Suicide January 30, 2018 Salling faced four to seven years in prison for possession of child pornography. He played the character Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the TV show about a high school singing group.