Sebastián Athié, who was one of the Disney stars, died unexpectedly at the age of 24. The news was confirmed by Disney Channel Latin America and its manager, Cristina Chaparro. The cause of death was not immediately disclosed.
Rest in peace, Sebas. Your art and your smile stay forever, ” Disney tweeted on July 4 about the Mexican actor. “We regret the departure of Sebastián Athié and we will always remember him for his talent, company, professionalism and, above all, his enormous heart. We accompany his family, friends and admirers in his farewell. ”
Chaparro shared the same message on his Instagram page, adding that he was absolutely saddened by the devastating news.
The day before his death, the actor appeared on a Zoom call to chat with fans, The Sun reported , citing local media.
The National Association of Interpreters of Mexico also issued a statement on Athié. “The Board of Directors and the ANDI Surveillance Committee communicate the sensitive death of the actor Sebastián Athié. Our deepest condolences to his family and friends, ”they wrote, as quoted by Metro . “At the moment the causes of death are unknown.”
According to his website, Movie Database , Athié was best known for television shows like Once and La rosa de Guadalupe.
Santiago Stieben, who worked on Once, created a commemorative video for Athie and shared it on Instagram. “I am very sad indeed. I had my doubts when making this video. But I feel like I want to share with everyone the love I have for you, ”he wrote. “My hug to your family, my best memories with you always.