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Zendaya mourns the Loss of 'Euphoria' Co-star Angus Cloud

by Venus Sanders

Image Credit: Chris Delmas / Contributor / Getty Images

Zendaya, the 26-year-old star of the hit HBO series "Euphoria," has shared heartfelt words about her late co-star Angus Cloud, who passed away tragically. In an emotional Instagram post, Zendaya honored Angus, whose given first name was Conor, by describing his infinite beauty and the warm, kind eyes that would light up any room. She reminisced about his infectious laughter, noting how he had a unique ability to spread boundless light, love, and joy to those around him.

Having known Angus since their days as classmates at the Oakland School for the Arts, where they were both part of the production design track, Zendaya referred to him as her brother. Their on-screen connection in "Euphoria" as Fezco, the sometimes-dealer, and sometimes-guardian angel to Zendaya's character Rue, was a reflection of their genuine friendship in real life.

Sydney Sweeney, who plays cheerleader Cassie Howard in "Euphoria," also expressed her grief over the loss of her friend in a touching Instagram post. Sweeney described Angus as an open soul with the kindest heart, who filled every room with laughter. She shared her deep love and appreciation for knowing him and cherished the memories they had together.

Angus Cloud's passing has left a void in the hearts of many, including his "Euphoria" family. The news of his death was reported on Monday, following a call made to the Oakland Fire Department from his family's home. TMZ reported that his mother mentioned a "possible overdose" after finding him unresponsive. Angus Cloud was pronounced dead at the scene, and the authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding his passing.

As the "Euphoria" cast and crew grieve the loss of Angus, they have come together to pay tribute to his immense talent and the impact he had on their lives. Showrunner Sam Levinson expressed his deep sorrow, emphasizing that there was no one quite like Angus and hoping he knew how many hearts he touched.

Amid the sadness, Zendaya urged fans to be patient and kind as grief affects each individual differently. She shared her heartfelt condolences with Angus's mother and family, acknowledging the pain they must be going through during this difficult time.

Angus Cloud's untimely departure has left a void in the entertainment industry and touched the lives of those who knew and admired him. As the world mourns the loss of this talented and beloved young artist, let us remember the joy and warmth he brought to those around him. His legacy will live on through his work and the cherished memories shared by those who were lucky enough to know him personally. May he rest in peace.


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