Jonathan Brandis, who from an early age appeared in a string of roles on television, commercials and film, including the starring role in 's "The Neverending Story 2: The Next Chapter" and two seasons on Steven Spielberg's "SeaQuest DSV," has died. He was The county coroner's office is investigating the Nov. Ed Winter of the coroner's Investigations Bureau said Thursday. The coroner performed an autopsy but the cause of death will not be announced until the results of blood and toxicology tests are returned. The investigation could take as long as four to six weeks.
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Actor Jonathan Brandis, who began his television and film career as a child star, has died, the victim of an apparent suicide. He was Brandis was best known for his portrayal of crewmember Lucas Wolenczek on two seasons of Steven Spielberg's underwater sci-fi series, SeaQuest DSV , which catapulted him to teen-idol status. Police said a friend of Brandis' called from the actor's apartment just before midnight on November 11 to report that Brandis had attempted suicide by hanging. Paramedics rushed him to the hospital but he died the next day. Paul Peterson, president of A Minor Consideration, an organization that deals with issues affecting child actors, released a statement expressing his sorrow over Brandis' death. What more can we say?
Actor Jonathan Brandis Dead At 27
And, no, it really doesn't matter or make a difference, so I don't want any comments from people who get offended because I asked. I'm really just curious. Some of my friends say that's the reason why he really killed himself. Yeah, his career wasn't really taking off, but there was more to that than that vague reason.
Remember the only actor — Jonathan Brandis, who appeared in all 57 episodes of SeaQuest in ? The actor, whose trademarks were his beautiful bright blue eyes and mischievous smile, made his television debut on the set of the ABC soap entitled One Life to Live, in which he played the character of Kevin Buchanan. Before his untimely death in , he also appeared in several other movies and television series.