Evan Ellingson was a beloved child star best known for his roles in My Sister’s Keeper and CSI: Miami.
Now, fans are mourning his passing.
According to TMZ, Ellingson has reportedly passed away on November 5. Reports state Ellingson was discovered diseased in his bedroom in his home in Bernardino County.
TMZ reports that the initial report from the local coroner’s office is that “the exact circumstances of his death are unclear at this point.” However, law enforcement does not suspect foul play.
Ellingson was only 35 years old at the time of his passing.
In a statement shared with TMZ, Ellingson’s father confirmed that his son was at a “sober-living home” after struggling with drugs in the past. Nonetheless, his passing has left Ellingson’s passing “completely shocked.”
Ellingson began acting at the age of 13 and became a popular face in Hollywood having acted in major movies and television shows including My Sister’s Keeper, CSI: Miami, Bones, 24, General Hospital, and many more.