Lisa Cloud denied rumors that her son, Euphoria star Angus Cloud, died by suicide.
“Social media posts have steered his loss of life was intentional,” the actor’s mother wrote by way of Fb on Friday, August 5. “I need you to know that isn’t the case.”
Lisa defined that Cloud, who was discovered lifeless at age 25 on Monday, July 31, was planning for the longer term and even gave the impression to be in temper on the ultimate day of his life.
“I need you all to know I admire your love for my household at this shattered time,” Lisa wrote on Friday. “I additionally need you to know that though my son was in deep grief about his father’s [Conor Hickey] premature loss of life from mesothelioma, his final day was a joyful one. He was reorganizing his room and putting gadgets round the home with intent to remain some time within the dwelling he beloved. He spoke of his intent to assist present for his sisters at school, and likewise assist his mother emotionally and financially. He didn’t intend to finish his life.”
Angus’ father, Conor Hickey, died on Might 18 as a result of mesothelioma, a sort of lung most cancers. He was laid to relaxation one week previous to Angus’ loss of life.
She continued, “Once we hugged goodnight we stated how a lot we beloved one another and he stated he would see me within the morning. I don’t know if or what he might have put in his physique after that. I solely know that he put his head on the desk the place he was engaged on artwork challenge’s, fell asleep and didn’t get up.”
Lisa known as 911 for a “potential overdose” on Monday morning in Oakland, California, after she discovered Angus with out a pulse. Paramedics pronounced him lifeless on the scene.
“We might discover out that he overdosed unintentionally and tragically, but it surely’s abundantly clear that he didn’t intend to take a look at of this world,” Lisa emphasised in her Fb publish. “His struggles have been actual. He gave and obtained a lot love and assist to and from his tribe. His work in euphoria grew to become a lightning rod for his technology and opened up a dialog about compassion, loyalty, acceptance and love.”
She additionally added that Angus was fortunate to outlive a head damage when he was about 15. “His head damage 10 years in the past miraculously didn’t lead to loss of life because it virtually all the time does. He was given 10 bonus years and stuffed them with creativity and love,” Lisa shared.
Angus’ mom requested his followers to pay tribute to the late actor in a particular approach: “To honor his reminiscence, please make random acts of kindness a part of your every day life.”
The actor was greatest identified for his function on Euphoria as Fezco. Costar and govt producer Zendaya shared a tribute to Angus on Tuesday, August 1.
“Phrases should not sufficient to explain the infinite magnificence that’s Angus (Conor),” the Emmy winner, 26, wrote by way of Instagram. “I’m so grateful I obtained the prospect to know him on this life, to name him a brother, to see his heat type eyes and vivid smile, or hear his infectious cackle of fun (I’m smiling now simply considering of it).”
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