Famous people who’ve committed suicide or overdosed in 2013 is overwhelmingly high. It must have been a stressful year in the entertainment industry. Up and coming young stars committed suicide at a higher rate than older celebrities.
Lee Thompson Young
A talented young star whose rise to fame started during his role as Chris Comer, in the movie Friday Night Lights. He also appeared in The Famous Jett Jackson on the Disney Channel. Young committed suicide on August 19, 2013 after battling depression with a gunshot wound to the head. Young’s death was the most shocking because the public didn’t know he was suffering from depression.