COMEDIAN Nick Nemeroff has tragically died at the age of 32, with a cause of death not known.
Announcing the news on social media, rising star Nick's family said: "It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved brother Nick Nemeroff."
They continued: "Nick’s dedication to standup was formidable, and produced amazing results.
"He drew acclaim in Canada and the US, becoming both a ‘comic’s comic’ and a hit with crowds who were enamoured by his unique cadence, labyrinthine deadpan, and fresh take on misdirection-driven comedy."
In a follow up tweet the family continued: "If Nick was on a comedy show, he was guaranteed to leave with new fans. And he deserved to, because comedy was, in many ways, his life.
"Endlessly sweet, supportive of others, humble about his many skills and achievements, Nick lived his life doing what he loved, and that is how he will be remembered. RIP Nick. We love you."
However, the star's cause of death is not yet known.
Nick had made appearances on comedy shows like Conan and Just for Laughs.
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- Joseph Gamp
'Nick will be sorely missed'
Nick's management company has confirmed the tragic news of the comedian's passing.
A statement to Exclaim read: "We have been so proud to watch Nick grow into one of Canada’s most popular and respected comedians.
"Nick will be sorely missed, and fondly remembered."
- Joseph Gamp
Tributes pour in for Nick Nemeroff
Saturday Night Live star Chloe Fineman described him as "one of the greats".
Actress and writer Mitra Jouhari wrote: "RIP Nick. Notoriously kind and so funny."
Fellow Juno-nominee and regular on the Canada comedy circuit Steph Tolev described him as the "nicest man, most hilarious and genuine.
"A one-of-a-kind comedian. This is such a great loss you will be missed greatly, Nick," she added.
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