If you grew up with Disney, you’d know him as Luke from Jessie where he starred with Debby Ryan and Peyton List, or Carlos from Descendants where he starred with Dove Cameron and Sofia Carson, or if it’s not Disney, you might know him from Grown Ups where he starred with Adam Sandler and Salma Hayek as their fictional son.
20-year-old Cameron Boyce, has passed away on Saturday evening, July 6, 2019, his family has confirmed.
“It is with a profoundly heavy heart that we report that this morning we lost Cameron,” a spokesperson said in a statement.
As for the cause of his death his family has shared: “He passed away in his sleep due to a seizure which was a result of an ongoing medical condition for which he was being treated.”
“Cameron’s tragic passing was due to a seizure as a result of an ongoing medical condition, and that condition was epilepsy,” a family spokesperson shared, according to E! News.
Approximately 65 million people worldwide live with epilepsy. A seizure is a sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain where the duration can be from 30 seconds to two minutes.