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Disney Star Sebastian Athie Dies at Age 24

Disney Star Sebastian Athie Dies at Age 24

Sebastian Athie has sadly died at the young age of 24.

The Disney Channel Latin America star’s passing was confirmed by the network in a tweet over the weekend.

“Rest in peace, Sebas. Your art and your smile stay forever,” it read. “We regret the departure of Sebastián Athié and we will always remember him for his talent, companionship, professionalism and above all, enormous heart. We accompany his family, friends and fans in his farewell.”

Sebastian starred as Lorenzo in O11CE, which centered on soccer player Gabo (played by Mariano González) who lands a scholarship from the prestigious Sports Academic Institute (IAD). Sebastian played one of his fellow players.

Co-star Daniel Panitio shared a tribute to Sebastian on Instagram.

“Noble souls do not die and your light will be eternal, passion, discipline and love, so I will remember you, my roomie, my friend, my brother,” he wrote. “God have your holy glory. I do not understand many times his plans, and for the first time I it makes you feel to lose a brother, life I owe you a lot, I will miss you.”

It’s unclear how or why Sebastian passed away this weekend. Police are reportedly currently investigating.

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