The American actor Joey Morgan, known for having acted in various successful comedies, has died at the age of only 28.
The world of American cinema mourns the passing of Joey Morgan, a popular actor who has starred in several successful comedies. He was only 28 years old. His agent gave the news of his death, explaining that the death occurred on the morning of Sunday 21 November.
It was a shock, we will miss him very much – he told the American magazine The Hollywood Reporter – We hope that everyone can understand the pain of their loved ones and can respect their privacy”. At the moment the cause of death has not yet been disclosed.
Joey Morgan dead: here are the films in which the actor starred.
Born in Chicago in 1993, Joey Morgan made his big-screen acting debut in 2015 in the action-comedy Scout Handbook for the Zombie Apocalypse. There he had played the role of Augie Foster, one of the three protagonists, collecting numerous acclaim.
The director of the film, Christopher Landon, said goodbye to the actor with a heartwarming post on Twitter. “He was quiet, funny, intelligent and thoughtful – he wrote – in front of the camera he was magnetic. The news of his death is heartbreaking. I am honored to have met him ”.
In 2016, the young actor took part in the Mexican-American comedy Compadres, as a teenage hacker. The following year he then starred in the dark comedy Flower, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, where he was praised for his portrayal of Luke Sherman .
Then Joey Morgan had devoted himself to independent comedies such as Sierra Burgess is a loser and Camp Manna. His latest major film is dated 2020: it is the sci-fi comedy Max Reload and the Nether Blasters. As for the small screen, the 28-year-old had a recurring role on the horror-comedy series Critters: A New Binge.