We're told he died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. but we're told none of the entries reveal why he would have taken his life ... The case is a real mystery because everyone we've spoken with in Young's life tells us he had no apparent serious life issues.
We are beyond heartbroken at the loss of this sweet, gentle, good-hearted, intelligent man," TNT, Warner Bros.
It was then that Young decided he wanted to become an actor.
Young moved to New York City in June 1996, but it was not until the next year that he auditioned for the part of Jett Jackson in The Famous Jett Jackson.
We send our deepest condolences and thoughts to his family, to his friends and, most especially, to his beloved mother."The Disney Channel also released a statement: "Nothing any of us can say will adequately express our sadness over Lee's untimely passing — our thoughts are with his loved ones and the many fans of his work."Condolences were pouring in via Twitter. of Glee wrote: "Feeling incredibly sad about Lee Thompson Young. #gonetoosoon"Young broke out as high school football star Chris Comer in the 2004 movie Friday Night Lights.
Fans also remember him as Devon in 2006's Akeelah and the Bee.