Cameron Boyce’s death leaves his fellow co-stars in complete shock.
Disney Channel star, Cameron Boyce passed away due to a medical condition at the age of 20. One of his family members confirmed the death to ABC News. They said, “He passed away in his sleep due to a seizure which was a result of an ongoing medical condition for which he was being treated. The world is now undoubtedly without one of its brightest lights. But his spirit will live on through the kindness and compassion of all who knew and loved him.”
Cameron’s uncle, London Boyce also took to Instagram to express his feelings over the loss of his nephew.
He wrote, “My heart is broken. I’ve lost my beloved nephew. Words cannot express how sad I am right now but Cameron left an incredible mark on all who were blessed to share any moment with him. He was a constant beacon of light, a pure joy and a beautiful soul. He lived a short life but it was awesome and exciting and fulfilled. We will miss you with all our hearts Cameron but you will never ever be forgotten.”
He ended the note with, “REST N HEAVEN, I LOVE YOU. Uncle Bruh”.
Disney’s Descendant’s cast is also mourning the loss of their beloved costar. A source told E! News, “The cast is in complete shock. They were getting ready for Descendants 3 press and had really been looking forward to being together again.”
The source continued, “The cast is incredibly close and this is such a devastating loss. They’ve all been texting since they got the news. It’s going to take a long process to heal. For now they’re all leaning on each other to get through it and sending their love to his family”.
Cameron starred in Grown Ups along Adam Sandler. Cameron’s costar got emotional over the loss and took to Instagram to share a post in his loving memory.
He wrote, “Too young. Too sweet. Too funny. Just the nicest, most talented and most decent kid around. Loved that kid. Cared so much about his family. Cared so much about the world. Thank you Cameron, for all you gave to us. So much more was on the way. All our hearts are broken. Thinking of your amazing family and sending or deepest condolences”.
Cameron’s costar Skai Jackson, who worked along with him on Disney Channel’s show, Jessie also shared a touching Instagram post.
She wrote, “I don’t even know where to start. I am at a loss for words. I never thought in a million years I will be writing this. Cam, you were one of a kind. My heart will be forever broken. I am so happy that I got to spend almost every day with you on set, you gave the best hugs. I wish I would have hugged you tighter when I saw you a couple of months ago.”
Skai continued, “Thank you so much for being the big brother I never had. I am so distraught and I cannot stop crying! I love you so much. Fly high. God’s best angel.”
The director for the movie Descendants, Kenny Ortega also paid his tribute to the young star through an Instagram post.
He wrote, “May the love and light you spread throughout your life soar you with flight into the heavens above. You were already an angel in life. The legacy you leave is magnificent! Love you my forever boy.”
The CEO for Disney Channel, Robert Iger also Tweeted about the incident. He wrote, “The Walt Disney Company mourns the loss of Cameron Boyce, who was a friend to so many of us and filled with so much talent, heart and life, and far too young to die. Our prayers go out to his family and his friends”.
Descendants 3 is set to release next month.
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