A US TV station has been forced to apologise after they pictured Seal whilst reporting on actor Michael Clarke Duncan's death.

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Multiple images of the singer were shown during a report on local network WGRZ about the the Green Mile star's death on Monday.

They made the gaffe initially playing video footage of Michael Clarke Duncan, and even showed a picture of Seal with estranged wife Heidi Klum.

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The Green Mile star died on Monday

In an apology posted on their Facebook account, the network said: "Yep; our bad; we own it. A careless editing error at the end of the Michael Clarke Duncan story in our 11pm news. Two entertainment stories accidentally merged into one video clip. Sincere apologies."

Yesterday, a coroner ruled Michael died of natural causes after passing away in hospital on Monday morning.

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