Teddy Ray, a comedian, died on Friday, August 12, 2022, at the age of 32. He was well-known for his collaborations with Katt Williams and Russell Simmons, whose content was well-liked by the general public. The cause of death for the 32-year-old remains unknown. Comedy Central paid tribute to him, describing him as a “hilarious and beloved performer.” Hoorae Media, a media production company, stated that they would be grateful for the energy Ray brought to their projects and sets.
Prior to Ray, another comedian, Jak Knight, died at the age of 28. Knight’s body was discovered on a Los Angeles embankment. Following his standup shows and appearances on the Peacock show, Bust Down, the comedian rose to prominence as a comedy writer.
Teddy Ray’s Death
Teddy Ray’s death was a huge blow to the entertainment industry. His cause of death, however, is unknown. Simultaneously, unconfirmed sources claim that the comedian suffered a cardiac arrest. More information is awaited on the subject. His family members have yet to comment, and given his age, he could have died as a result of an illness or natural causes. Because the comedian does not have a Wikipedia page, no detailed information about his previous health issues has been revealed.
While he has an Instagram page, it does not contain many details about his personal life. His most recent Instagram post was a week ago, with the caption:
“Lord, I thank you for another lap around this hot a** sun as I pull up on 32 like.”
Teddy Ray’s career as a comedian
Teddy Ray was a well-known actor, comedian, and internet personality who rose to prominence after appearing on Russell Simmons’ comedy platform, All Def Digital. His work on All Def Digital made him a fan favorite among the audience and also helped the YouTube channel gain subscribers. He received his first TV special on BET and performed at the Comedy Central Colossal Clusterfest during his first two years as a comedian. He was well-known for his roles in films such as Funny Fat Guy, Hot to Be Broke, and Scroll Wheel of Time.
He was born in West L.A. and raised in Pico, according to his Twitter account. He used to promote himself on his official Facebook page, where he advertised for his Los Angeles comedy shows.
Twitter users pay tribute
Ray rose to prominence as a comedian over the years. When word of his death spread, Twitter was flooded with tributes.
rip teddy ray, he was a real one 💔
— Desus Nice (@desusnice) August 12, 2022
Damn RIP Teddy Ray. 💔 pic.twitter.com/Pg1ySBnYYX
— ChampagneQueezy (@ChampagneQueezy) August 13, 2022