Brody Stevens, who is famous in the Los Angeles comedy community, reportedly died on Friday.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Stevens’ reps issued a statement on Friday afternoon calling the late comic “an inspiring voice who was a friend to many in the comedy community.”
The statement continued: “He pushed creative boundaries and his passion for his work and his love of baseball [was] contagious. He was beloved by many and will be greatly missed. We respectfully ask for privacy at this time.”
Stevens rose to fame for his positive and high-energy sets, and warm-up acts for shows around the city, including Chelsea Lately and Chris Hardwick’s @midnight. He also starred as an actor in The Hangover, Due Date and Nick Kroll’s Kroll Show. And in 2013, he headlined a Comedy Central series called Brody Stevens: Enjoy It!
Some of those who have taken to social media to mourn him include Adam McKay, Whitney Cummings, Kumail Nanjiani, and many more.
He was 48.