Euphoria Star Angus Cloud Dies at Age 25

"Tragic News: Beloved Euphoria Actor, Angus Cloud, Passes Away at Just 25 Years Old"

Euphoria Star Angus Cloud Dies at Age 25
FILES) US actor Angus Cloud attends the 2022 Vanity Fair Oscar Party . Photo by Patrick T. FALLON
In a devastating and heart-wrenching update, it has been shared that Angus Cloud, the talented and rising star known for his portrayal of Fezco “Fez” O’Neill in the popular HBO series “Euphoria,” has tragically passed away at the tender age of 25. The news was confirmed by his publicist, Cait Bailey, who revealed that Cloud breathed his last at his family residence in Oakland, California. However, the specific cause of his untimely demise has not been disclosed at this time. The entertainment world mourns the loss of a promising young actor whose talent touched the hearts of many.
Euphoria Star Angus Cloud Dies at Age 25
Euphoria Star Angus Cloud Dies at Age 25
The devastating news about Angus Cloud came shortly after he laid his father to rest, a loss that deeply affected him. In a heartfelt statement, his family bid farewell to their beloved son, brother, friend, and artist. They acknowledged Angus’ struggles with mental health and hoped that his passing would serve as a reminder to others that they don’t have to face their battles alone in silence.
Angus Cloud, whose full name is Conor Angus Cloud Hickey, was born on July 10, 1998, in Oakland, and he attended the Oakland School for the Arts. Prior to his breakout role in “Euphoria,” a 2019 profile in The Wall Street Journal revealed that he had contributed to his high school’s theater department by constructing sets and handling lighting and sound. However, it was “Euphoria” that marked his first-ever performance as an actor.
His acting career consisted of six credits on IMDB.com, with his breakthrough role occurring in 2019 when he starred in the HBO series “Euphoria.” The show centers around a group of high school students in California, dealing with issues like sex, drugs, and violence.
Before his role in “Euphoria,” Angus Cloud had no acting experience. He was unexpectedly discovered by casting scout Eléonore Hendricks while walking down a street in New York. Despite his initial suspicions, Angus Cloud embraced the opportunity and delivered an outstanding performance that won over audiences worldwide.
Tributes poured in from the entertainment industry upon hearing the news of Angus Cloud’s passing. Sam Levinson, the creator of “Euphoria,” expressed his sorrow at the loss of Angus, describing him as an immensely talented individual who touched many hearts. Levinson also acknowledged the actor’s struggles with addiction and depression, issues that are faced by many in the entertainment industry.
HBO, the network that aired “Euphoria,” also shared their condolences, describing Angus Cloud as a beloved member of their family.
The news of Angus Cloud’s untimely death has sent shockwaves through the entertainment community, leaving behind a void that will be deeply felt by his fans and colleagues alike. As the third season of “Euphoria” had not yet begun filming, the future of the show remains uncertain, but one thing is certain: Angus Cloud’s memory and impact on the industry will endure. May he rest in peace, and may his family find strength during this difficult time.
Conor Angus Cloud Hickey is survived by his mother, Lisa Cloud Hickey, as well as his two sisters, Molly Hickey, and Fiona Hickey.

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