Angus Cloud was an actor known for his role as Fezco “Fez” O’Neill in the HBO series “Euphoria.”
He gained recognition and popularity for his portrayal of the character, which was considered one of the strongest and most beloved in the series.
Unfortunately, Angus Cloud passed away at the age of 25. His death has been mourned by his friends, family, and fellow actors.
Angus Cloud’s rise to fame was unique and his relationship with celebrity status was complicated.
He made a significant impact on the show “Euphoria” and was praised for his performance.
Many fans and viewers appreciated his portrayal of Fezco and considered him to be the heart of the series.
While the cause of Angus Cloud’s death is not yet known, his passing has left a void in the entertainment industry and has been deeply felt by those who knew him and his work.
His co-star Zendaya expressed her gratitude for having the chance to know him in this life.
Angus Cloud suicide claims
Angus Cloud died on July 31, 2023, at the age of 25.
While his cause of death is still not known, his mother, Lisa Cloud Mclaughlin, has denied claims that it was suicide.
In a lengthy Facebook post, she described the Euphoria actor’s last day as a ‘joyful one’ and pointedly stated that ‘it’s abundantly clear’ he wasn’t suicidal.
“Friends, I want you all to know I appreciate your love for my family at this shattered time. I also want you to know that although my son was in deep grief about his father’s untimely death from mesothelioma, his last day was a joyful one
“He was reorganizing his room and placing items around the house with intent to stay a while in the home he loved. He spoke of his intent to help provide for his sisters at college, and also help his mom emotionally and financially.”
She further explained;
“He did not intend to end his life. When we hugged goodnight we said how much we loved each other and he said he would see me in the morning.”
However, the grieving mom did reveal that Angus Cloud could have ‘accidentally and tragically’ overdosed in her statement.
“I don’t know if or what he may have put in his body after that. I only know that he put his head on the desk where he was working on art projects, fell asleep and didn’t wake up
“We may find out that he overdosed accidentally and tragically, but it’s abundantly clear that he did not intend to check out of this world. His struggles were real. He gave and received so much love and support to and from his tribe.”
Angus Cloud’s father
Angus Cloud’s father, Conor Hickey, passed away a few months before Angus’s death.
He passed away in May 2023 after a short illness.
There is no information available about Hickey’s profession or personal life beyond his relationship with his son Angus Cloud.
Additionally, it is unclear whether he had any other children or family members.
Angus Cloud’s mother reported a “possible overdose” to 911 before Angus’s death.