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Former Disney Star Lee Thompson Young Dead At 29

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Former Disney star, Lee Thompson Young is dead at the age of 29.

His publicist confirmed the sad news to TMZ stating, 

"It is with great sadness that I announce that Lee Thompson Young tragically took his own life this morning ... Lee was more than just a brilliant young actor, he was a wonderful and gentle soul who will be truly missed."

Young's body was discovered by his landlord.

Young appeared in the TNT show "Rizzoli & Isles" and played a football player in the movie, "Friday Night Lights."

He stared in the Disney show, "The Famous Jett Jackson."

 

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