Heartbreaking news has struck the entertainment world as Angus Cloud, known for his role as Fezco in the beloved HBO series Euphoria, has tragically passed away at the young age of 25. The actor died at his family’s home in Oakland, California, a loss that has left his loved ones and fans devastated.
In a statement, Angus Cloud‘s family shared their profound grief, describing him as an incredible human being who held a special place in their hearts as an artist, a friend, a brother, and a son. The passing comes just a week after the burial of his father, a deeply impactful event that the actor had been intensely grappling with.
Despite the pain, the family finds solace in the belief that Angus is now reunited with his father, who was his closest confidant and friend. They also emphasized Angus’ openness about his battles with mental health and expressed hope that his passing would serve as a reminder to others that they are not alone in their struggles and should seek support instead of facing them in silence.
HBO, the network behind Euphoria, also mourned the loss, expressing their sadness at learning of Angus Cloud’s passing. The actor had become an essential and cherished part of the Euphoria family, leaving a significant impact on the show’s success and viewers.
Details surrounding the cause of death remain undisclosed as of now. The Oakland Fire Department responded to a medical emergency at a local residence, where the patient, later identified as Angus Cloud, was found to have already passed away.
Angus Cloud’s role as Fezco on Euphoria brought him widespread recognition and acclaim. In interviews, he shared his surprise at being discovered on the streets of Brooklyn and the unexpected journey that led him to the show. His talent and dedication to his craft shone through in his portrayal, and he made it clear that he brought depth and authenticity to the character of Fezco.
Beyond Euphoria, Angus Cloud appeared in several films and music videos, showcasing his versatility and talent. In 2022, he was named the new face of Polo by Ralph Lauren Fragrances, further solidifying his rising star in the entertainment industry.