The presumed demise of Glee actress Naya Rivera, who was reported lacking after swimming in Lake Piru, is renewing chatter on social media that the present is “cursed.”
Robert Kovacik, a reporter for NBC LA, reported on July 7: “#BREAKING: @Actress @NayaRivera is presumed lifeless, per @VENTURASHERIFF. The actress/singer and her 4 12 months outdated son have been on a rented pontoon boat on #LakePiru and have been swimming. The son obtained again on the boat, his mother didn’t. He was carrying a life-vest, she was not.”
#BREAKING: @Actress @NayaRivera is presumed lifeless, per @VENTURASHERIFF. The actress/singer and her 4 12 months outdated son have been on a rented pontoon boat on #LakePiru and have been swimming. The son obtained again on the boat, his mother didn’t. He was carrying a life-vest, she was not. pic.twitter.com/sSZ3UmeT2t
— Robert Kovacik (@RobertNBCLA) July 9, 2020
It’s however the newest tragedy to strike the solid of the favored present. Right here’s a spherical up of the present’s deaths, controversies, and tragedies:
Naya Rivera Rented a Boat With Her Son & Then Disappeared Into the Water
“Hapening (sic) now: Seek for potential drowning sufferer at Lake Piru. @VCAirUnit @fillmoresheriff on scene. SAR Dive Group and PIO on the best way,” the Ventura County Sheriff wrote on Twitter on the night of July 9, 2020. Fox LA Reporter Elex Michaelson wrote on Twitter, “#BREAKING @FOXLA has discovered GLEE star @NayaRivera is lacking in Lake Piru. She and her Four 12 months outdated son rented a ship this afternoon. three hours later, somebody found the boat with the kid asleep. The boy says his mother was swimming however couldn’t make it again on board.”
Rivera’s ultimate submit on Instagram is a transferring image together with her son, Josey.
“Simply the 2 of us,” Rivera wrote within the Instagram caption with the photograph, which confirmed her cuddling together with her son. You possibly can see that submit above, which was preferred greater than 100,000 occasions.
Three days earlier than she disappeared, she posted this image and wrote, “at this level we simply vibin y’all.”
Rivera was married for 4 years to tv actor Ryan Dorsey.
Rivera’s marriage to Dorsey was a troubled one; she was as soon as accused of home battery towards him. She was accused of hitting him, in accordance with ABC Information. Nevertheless, the four-year union, which resulted in divorce, did produce their son.
The couple’s son was 2 years outdated on the time they divorced. His identify is Josey Hollis Dorsey.
Cory Monteith’s Drug Overdose
In 2013, the actor Cory Monteith was discovered lifeless in a Canadian lodge room. He’d battled substance abuse, and the reason for demise was “blended drug toxicity, involving heroin and alcohol,” in accordance with EOnline.
His mom, Ann McGregor, spoke about Monteith’s demise to Folks Journal, explaining that she took her son to rehab at ages 15 and 19.
“He tried to maintain every part from me, as a result of he beloved me and wished to guard me,” she advised Folks. “He was simply all the time so curious. And the darker world simply drew him in.”
He started utilizing medication once more, she mentioned, after touchdown a job on Glee. “He wasn’t prepared for the Hollywood world,” his mom mentioned. “Medication have been his manner of testing.”
Mark Salling Legal Expenses & Loss of life
Mark Salling was accused of possession of kid pornography. “He pleaded responsible to the crime in October 2017. His January 30, 2018, suicide came about six weeks earlier than he was as a consequence of be sentenced,” The Chronicle reported.
He was discovered hanging from a tree, in accordance with Radar On-line. He had been watching tv earlier than committing suicide, and he had ingested alcohol earlier than his demise, the positioning reported.
“The physique was discovered kneeling on the bottom, subsequent to a tree, about 20 ft each of a creek.He had a small reduce with dried blood on his proper brow,” Radar On-line reported. “A nylon rope was wrapped 5 occasions round his neck in an upward place.”
Suicide of Nancy Motes
Julia Roberts Trashed Useless Sister As Drug Addict, Nancy Motes’ Fiance Claims #SmartNews https://t.co/Xan61SNjta
— BLESS THE LORD X (@hayor45cepeda) November 29, 2019
Nancy Motes, the sister of star Julia Roberts, dedicated suicide, and he or she left behind a notice that talked about Julia. “There have been three pages of rantings that her sister drove her to do that. There was one web page to her mother, telling her how a lot she beloved her, and one web page apologizing to (her fiancé John Dilbeck),” a supply advised The New York Every day Information.
She was discovered lifeless in a bath at age 37. She as soon as tweeted of Julia, “So my ‘sister’ mentioned that with all her buddies & followers she doesn’t want any extra love. Simply so that you all know ‘America’s Sweetheart’ is a B—-!!’”
She was a manufacturing assistant on Glee, in accordance with Every day Mail.
Jim Fuller’s Loss of life
We misplaced one other member from our Glee household. RIP Jim Fuller, that is completely devastating pic.twitter.com/LEfNkzodbY
— Katherine (@gleek) September 16, 2013
Based on Every day Mail, Glee assistant director Jim Fuller “handed away in his sleep, a suspected coronary heart failure.”
He was solely 41 years outdated, and had labored on the present because it began, reported The Mirror, which added that, “In a single episode in Season 4, when Emma and Schue are creating their wedding ceremony seat chat, the identify ‘Jim Fuller’ is written in one of many seats in a refined shout-out to the long-term crew member.”
Cristina Lageman, one other Glee manufacturing assistant, advised Every day Mail: “They did a particular tribute for Cory and Jim, I’d count on the identical for Nancy. I went to Jim’s funeral and it was very distant so just a few went from Glee, however we had a memorial for him at a spot in Venice the place he beloved to go to. It was actually stunning and everybody was there, the solid and crew all collectively, and we have been all telling tales.”
Loss of life of Becca Tobin’s Boyfriend
Glee solid member Becca Tobin suffered tragedy when her boyfriend, a nightclub proprietor named Matt Bendik, was discovered deceased in mattress. Based on the Mirror, police recorded his demise as a “sudden demise” and weren’t capable of pinpoint a trigger. There was no foul play suspected, and he was discovered lifeless at a lodge in Philadelphia.
“Thanks all for the love and assist. Matt was probably the most extraordinary man I knew and he’ll dwell in my coronary heart ceaselessly,” she wrote on Instagram.
Jesse Luken Automobile Crash
Crash Leads To “Glee” Actor Jesse Luken’s DUI Arrest https://t.co/reOoGcD3zW pic.twitter.com/hyda595qqY
— Marina del Rey Patch (@MarinaDReyPatch) December 27, 2018
Based on TMZ, Glee solid member Jesse Luken was arrested for drunk driving after crashing his automotive.
Lea Michele Controversy
Some individuals embody the controversies round Lea Michele on the checklist of the present’s issues. Samantha Ware, who performed Jane Hayward on Glee, responded to Michele on Twitter within the midst of unrest over the demise of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
LMAO REMEMBER WHEN YOU MADE MY FIRST TELEVISON GIG A LIVING HELL?!?! CAUSE ILL NEVER FORGET. I BELIEVE YOU TOLD EVERYONE THAT IF TOU HAD THE OPPORTUNITY YOU WOULD “SHIT IN MY WIG!” AMONGST OTHER TRAUMATIC MICROAGRESSIONS THAT MADE ME QUESTION A CAREER IN HOLLYWOOD… https://t.co/RkcaMBmtDA
— SAMEYAAAAAA (@Sammie_Ware) June 2, 2020
Ware responded to a tweet that Michele wrote about Floyd by accusing the actress of creating “traumatic microagressions” towards her, including that Michele had “advised everybody that for those who had the chance you’ll ‘s**t in my wig!’”