Teddy Ray, Rising Comedian and Popular Social Media Star, Dead at 32

Teddy Ray has died just two weeks after turning 32 years old. (FilmMagic)

Teddy Ray, a rising voice on the comedy scene, has died just two weeks after turning 32 years old.

Fans of the funny man took to social media to mourn the comic, including “Abbott Elementary” creator Quinta Brunson, who commented on Ray’s final Instagram post, “Heartbroken. Gonna miss you teddy.”

Stand-up and Emmy winner Katt Williams called the comic “brilliant” while “Insecure” creator and television exec Issa Rae shared an image of a white heart emoji placed over a snap of Ray smiling to her Instagram Stories.

Rae’s media company, Hoorae, also paid tribute to Ray, who previously worked with the brand.

“Rest in Power to our longtime creative collaborator and friend, Teddy Ray. Grateful for the energy you always brought to our projects and sets!,” read a Twitter post from the organization.

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SOURCE: Page Six, Jessica Bennett