Comedian Brody Stevens Found Dead at 48, Apparent Suicide by Hanging

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Stand-up comic Brody Stevens was discovered useless Friday after an obvious suicide at his house in Los Angeles.

Law enforcement sources verify to TMZ … Brody was discovered hanging in his house Friday afternoon, shortly after 1 PM. 

Brody — who co-created his personal Comedy Central collection, “Brody Stevens: Enjoy It!” along with his buddy Zach Galifianakis — had struggled with psychological well being points up to now. He was hospitalized in 2011 after struggling a bipolar episode. 

He was a mainstay at large comedy occasions just like the Montreal and Vancouver Comedy Festivals — and simply 2 days in the past he was on the Festival of Friendship in Burbank.

Later that night time he did a set — which seems to have been his final — on the famed Comedy Store on the Sunset Strip.

Brody additionally had a number of roles in films, akin to “The Hangover” and “The Hangover II.” 

He was additionally an avid baseball fan. He pitched in school at Arizona State University till he suffered an elbow harm.

We had a number of enjoyable run-ins with Brody through the years — he at all times turned it on for our digicam guys.

However, the final time we noticed him, in 2018, we had a severe dialog with him about Kanye West and psychological well being. 

Brody was 48.


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