Cause of death revealed for Kristoff St. John of "Young and the Restless"


The longtime soap star "Young and the Restless" Kristoff St. John died of a heart disease and an accidental alcohol overdose.

The Los Angeles County coroner's office listed its official cause of death as hypertrophic heart disease and classified its death as accidental, according to TMZ, adding that the disease makes it particularly difficult for the heart to pump blood and often undiagnosed.

Apparently the actor was drinking a lot during the time of his death, according to the report.

The Young and the Restless star Kristoff St. John died of heart disease.

由 TMZ 发布 于 2019 年 3 月 19 日 周二

St. John was found dead at his home in the San Fernando Valley in California.

A friend of the actor found his stunt, and officials declared him dead on the scene, according to reports.

"The news of Kristoff St. John's death is heartbreaking. He was a very talented actor and an even better person," CBS Television Network and Sony Pictures Television said in a joint statement, reported E! News.

NEW: Actor Kristoff St. John, known for his longstanding role in "The Young and the Restless", died of heart disease …

BS CBS Los Angeles 发布 于 2019 年 3 月 19 日 周二

"For those of us who have been lucky enough to work with him on The Young and the Restless for the past 27 years, he was a close friend whose smile and infectious laughter made every day a joy and made the audience love him "On behalf of the cast and crew of Y & R, CBS and Sony Pictures Television, we offer our sincere sympathy to his family and loved ones, especially his two daughters, Paris and Lola," he said.

St. John had played Neil Winters on the longtime television program since 1991, earning a series of Emmy nominations.

His son, Julian, took his own life in 2014.

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由 发布 于 2019 年 3 月 19 日 周二

The actor survived by his daughters, Paris and Lola, according to CBS in Los Angeles.

His last activity on Twitter was when he retweeted a message at the beginning of this year.

The tweet said: "Mourning for the loss of a child is a process. The day begins when the child passes and ends the day the parent joins them."

St. John had replied: "Never a truer word has been spoken (sic). Thank you for posting this."

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