He was known for his role on Jessie and the franchise Descendants. Unfortunately, he died early due to an ongoing medical condition he was being treated for. Cameron died from a seizure on Saturday night. According to sources, he died in his sleep.
A spokesperson for his family told ABC News: “It is with a profoundly heavy heart that we report that this morning we lost Cameron. 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. We are utterly heartbroken and ask for privacy during this immensely difficult time as we grieve the loss of our precious son and brother.”
The series Cameron appeared in “Jessie” is about a nanny who takes care of a family in New York. He portrayed the character Luke Ross. The show lasted for four seasons on Disney. It ended back in 2015.
Cameron also was previously featured on the Descendants franchise. This franchise series centered around the teenage offspring of various Disney villains. The next part of the series will be aired on August 2nd.
The director of Descendants, Kenny Ortega, posted a tribute to Instagram with a still from the film calling Boyce his “forever boy.” Ortega said: “His kindness and generosity, overflowing. It has been an indescribable honor and pleasure to know and work with him.”
Cameron Boyce made his screen debut back in 2008, in the supernatural horror film “Mirrors”.
A representative from Disney said, “From a young age, Cameron Boyce dreamed of sharing his extraordinary artistic talents with the world. As a young man, he was fueled by a strong desire to make a difference in peoples’ lives through his humanitarian work.
He was an incredibly talented performer, a remarkably caring and thoughtful person and, above all else, he was a loving and dedicated son, brother, grandson and friend.
We offer our deepest condolences to his family, cast mates and colleagues and join his many millions of fans in grieving his untimely passing. He will be dearly missed.”
This is a great loss for everyone as fans, friends and family continue to mourn him.
(Source: Buzzfeed News)