Who was actor Angus Cloud?
Angus Cloud was well known for his portrayal of Fezco on Euphoria which became a hit show. He initially worked at Woodland restaurant in Brooklyn, New York as a waiter. He was scouted by Jennifer Venditti, Euphoria’s casting director, and at first, he thought he was getting scammed.
Euphoria is an American teen drama airing on HBO. The hit show stars Zendaya, Maude Apatow, Eric Dane, Alexa Demie, Angus CLoud, Jacob Elordi, and Nika King among others. Angus played the role of Fezco “Fez” O’Neill a local drug dealer and a close friend of Rue played by Zendaya. Fez was also the adopted older brother of Ashtray O’Neill.
Who were Angus Cloud’s Parents?
Cloud was born and raised in Oakland, California. He was raised alongside his brother and younger twin sisters. Majority of his family live in Ireland where he spends time during vacations. Little is known about Cloud’s family as he lived a less public life. Apparently his father died weeks before his death which became hard for him to cope.
Angus Died at the young age of 25
The Euphoria actor died at the young age of 25 on July 30, few weeks after his birthday. His family released a statement to TMZ saying;
“It is with the heaviest heart that we had to say goodbye to an incredible human today. As an artist, a friend, a brother and a son, Angus was special to all of us in so many ways.”
“Last week he buried his father and intensely struggled with this loss. The only comfort we have is knowing Angus is now reunited with his dad, who was his best friend. Angus was open about his battle with mental health and we hope that his passing can be a reminder to others that they are not alone and should not fight this on their own in silence.”
His family concludes; “We hope the world remembers him for his humor, laughter and love for everyone. We ask for privacy at this time as we are still processing this devastating loss.”
Tributes from his co-stars and fans
After news of the actor’s sudden demise, his fans and friends poured in tributes remembering his great sense of humor and kind heart. Euphoria shared a tribute to their actor on Twitter saying;
We are incredibly saddened to learn of the passing of Angus Cloud. He was immensely talented and a beloved part of the HBO and Euphoria family. We extend our deepest condolences to his friends and family during this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/PLqkz5Rshc
— euphoria (@euphoriaHBO) July 31, 2023
wow angus cloud gone too soon.. rest in peace angel
— Chlöe (@ChloeBailey) July 31, 2023