Comedian-actor Teddy Ray has died at the age of 32. He was a rising voice on the comedy scene. He is best known for appearing on the HBO Max series “PAUSE with Sam Jay”.
The county’s coroner’s office confirmed the death of the comedian, whose legal name was Theodore Brown.
Sheriff’s Sgt. Brandi Swan, who said deputies responded to a call about the death at a private residence, said that the cause of death was unknown.
Fans of the funny man took to social media to mourn the comic, including “Abbott Elementary” creator Quinta Brunson, who commented on Ray’s final Instagram post, “Heartbroken. Gonna miss you teddy.”
Entertainment companies and some of Ray’s fellow comedians reacted with sadness to the news of Ray’s death.
“Teddy Ray was a hilarious and beloved performer,” TV network Comedy Central said in a Twitter statement. “He’ll be deeply missed by the entire comedy community.”
Rae’s media company, Hoorae, also paid tribute to Ray, who previously worked with the brand.
Teddy Ray Cause Of Death
Comedian Teddy Ray’s cause of death has not been revealed.
Ray’s death was confirmed by Comedy Central, who shared a snap of the comedian on-stage via Twitter alongside the caption, “Teddy Ray was a hilarious and beloved performer. He’ll be deeply missed by the entire comedy community.”
Ray was regularly featured in several YouTube sketches and skits for brands such as comedy platform All Def Digital — many of which went viral as popular memes.