'Euphoria' creators pay tribute to Angus Cloud

'Euphoria' actor Angus Cloud passed away at the age of 25

By George Johnson August 01, 2023
Angus Clouds portrayal of Fezco was a standout, he became a beloved part of the Euphoria family.
Angus Cloud's portrayal of Fezco was a standout, he became a beloved part of the 'Euphoria' family.

The entertainment industry was struck with grief after the tragic loss of Angus Cloud, a true gem of Hollywood. In response to the heartbreaking news, the team behind the hit series Euphoria released a statement on Twitter, expressing their profound sadness and offering condolences to Angus Cloud's family.

The tribute conveyed the immense talent that Angus possessed and how he had become an integral and beloved part of the HBO and Euphoria family. 

The loss of such a gifted actor has left a profound impact on those who had the privilege of working with him and the countless fans who admired his work.

Angus Cloud was found dead at his family's home in Oakland. His publicist, Cait Bailey, confirmed the tragic passing.

In a statement sent to TMZ, Angus Cloud's family expressed their profound grief over the loss of their beloved son, brother, friend, and artist. 

The statement emphasized the special bond they shared with him and the immense impact he had on their lives. It revealed that Angus had recently experienced the loss of his father, a devastating event that weighed heavily on him.

Cloud had been open about his battles with mental health, and his family hopes that his passing serves as a reminder to others that they are not alone and should seek support rather than face their struggles in silence.

He had no prior acting experience before being cast in Euphoria. His journey to stardom began when he was spotted by a casting director, Jennifer Venditti while walking down a street in New York.