YouTube Comedian Stevie Ryan Commits Suicide Following Her Grandfather’s Death

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Actress and YouTube star Stevie Ryan died over the weekend in what officials are ruling as a suicide by hanging.

The L.A. County Coroner’s Office confirmed that the 33-year-old died on Saturday, July 1.

Ryan gained notoriety through her YouTube series Little Loca then later transitioned to doing celebrity parodies on the video platform.

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The comedienne took her talents to VH1 in 2012 in the form of a pop culture sketch series called Stevie TV. She was also a cohost of Brody Jenner‘s series Sex with Brody.

Ryan was most recently the cohost of a Mentally Ch(ill), a podcast about depression. In the latest episode, released two days before her death, the actress revealed her grandfather died Thursday.

Just a day before she took her own life, Ryan shared a message in remembrance of her grandfather on Twitter:

It seems the comedian was battling some serious demons of her own. Our hearts go out to her loved ones following this tragedy.

[Image via Adriana M. Barraza/WENN.]

Jul 3, 2017 12:12pm PDT

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