Angus Cloud: A Rising Star Gone Too Soon
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Angus Cloud: A Rising Star Gone Too Soon

Conor Angus Cloud Hickey, better known by his stage name Angus Cloud, was an American actor who died on July 31, 2023, at the age of 25. He was best known for his portrayal of Fezco in the HBO television series Euphoria.

Cloud was born in Oakland, California, on July 10, 1998. He attended the Oakland School for the Arts, where he studied technical theater. After graduating from high school, he worked as a waiter and a bike messenger.

In 2019, Cloud was cast in Euphoria as Fezco, a drug dealer who befriends the show’s protagonist, Rue Bennett (Zendaya). Cloud’s performance was praised by critics and audiences alike, and he quickly became a breakout star.

In addition to Euphoria, Cloud had small roles in the independent films North Hollywood (2021) and The Line (2023). He was also set to posthumously star in the film Freaky Tales.

Cloud’s death was a shock to his fans and colleagues. In a statement, Euphoria creator Sam Levinson said, “Angus was a kind and gentle soul, and a brilliant actor. He will be deeply missed.”

Cloud’s death is a reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of mental health. He had been open about his struggles with mental health, and his death has prompted many to speak out about the need for more resources and support for those who are struggling.

Cloud’s legacy will live on through his work on Euphoria and the other projects he was involved in. He was a talented actor who had the potential to achieve great things. His death is a tragedy, but his work will continue to inspire and entertain audiences for years to come.

In Memoriam

Angus Cloud, 1998-2023

We will never forget you.

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