Disney star, Sebastian Athie, has tragically passed away at the age of just 24.
The Mexican actor was best known for his role as Lorenzo Guevara in Argentine teen television series O11CE.
A statement from The National Association of Actors of Mexico confirmed Athie’s death, writing:
With deep regret… on behalf of the association [we] report the significant death of Sebastián Athié. He was 24 years old.
We send a hug of solidarity to his family and friends with our deepest condolences.
Disney themselves also commented on his tragic passing.
Their statement read:
Rest in peace, Sebas. Your art and your smile stay forever.
We regret the departure of Sebastián Athié and we will always remember him for his talent, companionship, professionalism and above all, enormous heart.
We accompany his family, friends and fans in his farewell.
Fellow Disney star, Santiago Stieben, shared a video dedicated to Sebastian.
I am very sad indeed. I was hesitant to make this video. But I feel like I want to share with everyone the love I have for you. My hug to your family, my best memories with you always.
At the time of writing there is no more news on the manner of his death.
Such a tragic loss.
Our thoughts go out to Sebastian’s family and friends at this hard, hard time.
Rest in peace Sebastian.