Former child star Evan Ellingson unfortunately passed away at the age of just 35.
On Monday morning, TMZ reported that My sister’s keeper The actor was found dead in a home in Fontana, California just a day earlier. According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s DepartmentAccording to the coroner’s office, the late actor was discovered in his bedroom at 11:31 a.m. on Sunday. His cause of death is currently unknown.
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There is currently no suspicion of foul play. Evan’s father told me TMZ that he had struggled with drug addiction in the past and lived in a sober home, but had been doing better recently. His death obviously left the family in shock.
Evan was best known for his role Cameron Diaz‘s son in 2009 My sister’s keeper. He also had a recurring role in CSI:Miami. It seems that he has left acting behind as an adult – according to him IMDBhe hasn’t been seen on screen since 2010.
Our hearts go out to Evan’s loved ones at this tragic time. Rest in peace.
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