It’s always sad to report the news of a beloved star passing away, especially when the circumstances of their death was so sudden and when the star in question is so young.
At the age of 33, Stevie Ryan had much of her life ahead of her. But sadly, dark thoughts troubled this hilarious and talented comedian, and she was found dead on the 1st of July 2017.
Stevie Ryan was a comedian and actress who rose to fame when Hollywood bosses were wowed by her viral videos. She was just 19 when she left Victorville in California to pursue a career in Hollywood.
Stevie found success in a number of projects, and it was a far jump from how she started out.
Originally, Stevie wrote, filmed, edited and even acted in her own videos. She would then post them on social media and the clips quickly went viral. Some of her videos even managed to reach millions of views.
It was only a matter of time before Stevie found success in Hollywood.
The success of characters like Little Loca and Sceney Sceneable, as well as her impressions of celebs like Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and Amy Winehouse soon attracted the attention of producers from all over the US.
As a result of her viral internet fame, she was given her own comedy sketch TV series on VH1. The show was called Stevie TV.
The Los Angeles Coroner’s office has confirmed she died on July 1.
The man of my dreams will now only be in my dreams. I'll miss you everyday, forever. I love you my Pa. pic.twitter.com/nQ6hPPD3cC
— Stevie Ryan (@StevieRyan) June 30, 2017
The day before her death she tweeted about her grief at the loss of her grandfather, who she referred to as Pa.
“The man of my dreams will now only be in my dreams.
“I’ll miss you every day, forever. I love you my Pa.”
When the news of Stevie’s sudden and shocking death hit the internet, fans shared their feelings and their grief online.
One fan wrote:
“You will never ever be forgotten Stevie. I hope you are in your Grandpa’s arms right now.”
Police are treating Stevie’s death as a suspected suicide, as she died in her Los Angeles home where she was found hanging.
Police and fans speculate that her suicide was in relation to the death of her ‘Pa’, as the pair were very close. Stevie was grief-stricken at the news of his death.
Our thoughts go out to Stevie’s family at this hard time.
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