Jahmil French, finest identified for his roles on Degrassi: Minis and Degrassi: The Subsequent Technology, has died.
He was 29.
No explanation for demise has been revealed, however his Soundtrack co-star Chisme Chica revealed the unhappy information.
“I can affirm my good good friend, co-worker, and throughout inspiration, Jahmil French, handed away yesterday,” she tweeted.
“Solely posting as a result of I see the story getting on the market. I’ll have extra to say about him later. Proper now we’re all simply processing this devastating information.”
Jahmil’s co-stars from his TV tasks paid tribute to the star on social media following the unhappy announcement.
Degrassi: The Subsequent Technology co-star Melinda Shankar took to Twitter on Monday night time with the next tribute:
Bhandurner endlessly in my coronary heart.
So grateful for recollections and deep convos with you, stunning angel. Blessed that we bought to be a part of an enormous dysfunctional household collectively.
Thanks for sharing your reward with the world. I simply hope you knew how cherished you have been.
The actress expanded her message on Instagram.
“@jahmilfrench you’ll all the time maintain such a particular place in my coronary heart,” she mentioned.
“Thanks for being some of the proficient, compassionate, kindest, funniest pals I’ve.
“You have been so cherished. Sharing a few of my fav pics through the years to focus on his vivid gentle. I’ll miss our dance offs. #Bhandurner endlessly.”
Chloe Rose additionally took to social media to pay her respects to the younger actor.
“Nonetheless in shock. Jahmil shall be missed. He was an integral a part of the Degrassi household and definitely an enormous a part of my degrassi days.
“He all the time needed to make individuals chuckle and smile, a real pleasure to be round. Relaxation in Peace [red heart emoji]”.
French’s Soundtrack co-star Christina Milian commented on his final Instagram publish.
“You may be missed. [crying emoji] Relaxation peacefully King,” she wrote.
Annie Clark, who performed Fiona Coyne in Degrassi: The Subsequent Technology, shared a video of French dancing on stage.
“Heartbroken over the lack of our good friend Jahmil French,” she wrote. “So filled with power and enjoyable. He was all the time dancing. A real expertise and nice good friend.
Fellow Degrassi star Christine Prosperi (Imogen Moreno) re-posted tributes and movies on her Instagram Story, together with one from Jessica Tyler.
“Our hearts are heavy … Although not all of us have saved in shut contact since Degrassi ended – and never for any purpose apart from the straightforward truth that point and life go on – on the finish of the day, we’re a household,” she wrote.
“You’re so cherished, Jahmil. My coronary heart goes out to you and your loved ones. Relaxation in Peace. Your kindness and vivid gentle is not going to be forgotten.”
Might he relaxation in peace.
Paul Dailly is the Affiliate Editor for TV Fanatic. Observe him on Twitter.