American actor and a famous Disney star Cameron Boyce known for his roles on ‘Jessie’ and ‘Descendants’ has died at the age of 20.
Cameron’s demise was confirmed by his family in their statement.
The statement stated that Cameron died on the evening of Saturday 6 July in his sleepover and linked his death to “an ongoing medical condition” which he was being treated.
He made his acting debut at the age of nine in the horror film Mirrors.
He was best known for his roles in the feature films Mirrors, Eagle Eye, Grown Ups, and Grown Ups 2, and for playing the character Carlos in the Descendants television films, as well as for his starring roles as Luke Ross on the Disney Channel comedy series Jessie.
Disney Channel praised both Boyce’s artistic talents and humanitarian works, which included raising funds to address global water crises.
“He was an incredibly talented performer, a remarkably caring and thoughtful person and, above all else, he was a loving and dedicated son, brother, grandson and friend,” it said in a statement.