Joey Morgan, neatly-known particular person of comedies Scouts Files to the Zombie Apocalypse, Flower and Compadres, has died. He modified into as soon as 28.
“Joey Morgan handed away early Sunday morning. It modified into as soon as a shock and devastated all of us who liked him. He’ll be dearly omitted. We hope each person understands how painful this is for his liked ones and may maybe well well appreciate boundaries and permit them to grieve in non-public,” a fetch for the actor said in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter. No reason for dying modified into as soon as given.
Scouts director Christopher Landon paid tribute to the actor on Twitter, writing, “Joey Morgan came into my lifestyles nearly 9 years within the past when I made Scouts. He modified into as soon as serene, humorous, shining and thoughtful. And when the cameras rolled he modified into as soon as magnetic. He handed this day and the data is heartbreaking. I am honored to get acknowledged him.”
On Instagram, Flower neatly-known particular person Zoey Deutch posted an image of her and Morgan with a caption that said, “Rest in peace Joey. A deeply kind, gifted, particular particular person. We appreciate you.”
The Chicago-born Morgan made his performing debut in Paramount’s circulation-comedy Scouts Files to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015), taking part within the function of Augie Foster, and modified into as soon as one of three leads alongside Tye Sheridan and Logan Miller. The following year he modified into as soon as the co-lead within the Mexican-American manufacturing Compadres, a comedy through which he performed a teen hacker paired up with an ex-cop performed by Omar Chaparro.
In 2017, Morgan starred as the nervous teen Luke Sherman in Max Winkler’s darkish comedy Flower, which premiered at the Tribeca Movie Competition. Morgan modified into as soon as praised for his efficiency and modified into as soon as selected by Indie Wire as one of Tribeca’s breakout abilities for that year.
Morgan loved a prolific 2018, starring within the indie comedies Sierra Burgess Is a Loser and Camp Manna and making an appearance within the TBS comedy Angie Tribeca. His final main movie credit ranking came in 2020 within the sci-fi comedy Max Reload and the Nether Blasters.
On tv, Morgan starred in an episode of Chicago Med and had a recurring function in 2019’s Critters: A New Binge.