Tragic loss of beloved “Euphoria” star Angus Cloud at 25 leaves fans in grief

Angus Cloud, widely known for his breakout role as Fezco in HBO’s hit teen drama Euphoria, has passed away at the young age of 25, according to a statement released by his family on Monday. 

The news of his sudden demise has left his fans and the entertainment industry in shock and mourning.

Sources close to the family informed NBC News that Angus had been grappling with suicidal thoughts ever since he returned from Ireland, where he had laid his father to rest just a week ago. The actor was found dead at his family’s home in Oakland, California, where he had sought solace amidst his grief, as confirmed by his representatives to NBC News.

Angus’s family expressed their sorrow, stating, “The only comfort we have is knowing Angus is now reunited with his dad, who was his best friend. Angus was open about his battle with mental health, and we hope that his passing can be a reminder to others that they are not alone and should not fight this on their own in silence.”

The Oakland Fire Department responded to an emergency call related to the actor around 11:30 a.m., but upon arrival, they discovered that he had already passed away. The cause of his death remains unknown at this time.

Following the news of Cloud’s untimely demise, fans flooded his Instagram page with heartfelt tributes. One of his recent posts, seemingly dedicated to his late father, garnered an outpouring of condolences and emotional messages from admirers.

Angus Cloud’s portrayal of Fezco, a teenage drug dealer with a lovable and comedic personality, endeared him to the show’s dedicated fanbase. His on-screen relationship with Maude Apatow’s character, Lexi, garnered significant attention and support online. Additionally, Cloud’s bond with his young adoptive brother, Ashtray, portrayed by Javon Walton, became a touching highlight of the series.

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