Disney Channel star, Cameron Boyce, best known for his starring role in Disney’s “Descendants” franchise, has passed away suddenly at age 20.
Reports say he died in his sleep from a seizure as a result of an ongoing medical condition for which he was being treated.
He made his film debut in 2008 in “Mirrors” with Kiefer Sutherland and Paula Patton, as well as a role in “Eagle Eye” with Michelle Monaghan. He then went on to have a recurring role in “General Hospital: Night Shift,” and then headed back to the big screen in the “Grown Ups” films where he played Adam Sandler’s son. Boyce spent his tween years with the Disney Channel, co-starring on the show “Jessie” and the networks original movie “Descendants.”
His fans and co-stars are mourning the loss of this bright light.
Adam Sandler posted a heartfelt Instagram post about the young star, as well as Salma Hayek, Cameron’s mom in the “Grown Ups”Â movies, who called him “spirited, talented, kind, generous, funny, and a shining light.”
The young star had a bright future that was sadly cut short, but his impact has been felt far and wide.