Actor Tyler Sanders was found dead at his home in Los Angeles, California. According to TMZ, it happened last Thursday, although they barely found his body and the causes of his death are unknown.
He is recognized for having played Sam Underwood in the series Fear The Walking Dead. The tragedy of his death at such a young age of 18 years old, confirmed by his representative Pedro Tapia to Deadline, has left Hollywood shocked.
Sanders was also nominated for an Emmy Award for the Amazon Prime Video series «Just Add Magic: Mystery City«. He started his career at the age of 10 after training at the JLW academy. His last two jobs were through the short film «Shock!» and the movie «The Price We Pay«, both are in the post production phase.
We are sad to sharing the passing of Tyler Sanders at the age of 18.
Tyler portrayed a young version of Jake Otto in Season 3 of #FearTWD among other television roles.
Our most sincere condolences to his family and friends during this difficult time.#TWDFamily pic.twitter.com/28ButgVlcL
— The Walking Dead World (@TWalkingDWorld) June 17, 2022
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Pending the results of the autopsy, his representative has not revealed more details of his death and only asks for respect and privacy for the actor’s family:
«Tyler’s death is being investigated, he was a very talented actor with a bright future ahead of him, he comes from a wonderful family and we ask that his privacy be respected at this difficult time«.