YouTube Star Stevie Ryan dies at the age of 33
One of the earliest YouTube Star Stevie Ryan is no longer with us, Stevie was found at her home on Saturday. Stevie Ryan was only 19 years old when she became a YouTube star, receiving millions of hits for her videos of celebrity impressions and spoofs.
Her videos included impressions of Amy Winehouse, the Kardashians, Justin Bieber and many more showing her talent to make people laugh to millions of YouTube viewers.
She was such a huge hit online that Stevie finally got her own show on VH1, this was after she created her own characters, which received thousands of hits.
Stevie TV was first aired on VH1 on 4th March 2012 and ran for 2 seasons, with the last one in July 2013. There was a total of 14 episodes 8 in season 1 and 6 in the second.
The series was based on her reality shows “Toddlers & Tiaras” and “Real Housewives”. But YouTube was not the only place she became a hit, Stevie also had a Facebook based sketch.
The Los Angeles Coroner’s office has said that her death was a suicide.
Stevie had tweeted the day before at the grief she was feeling at the passing of her grandfather. Before her grandfather passing Stevie hadn’t released any new instalments of her podcasts and tweeted an Apology about how a close relative was in a bad condition.
She was openly fighting depression starting a podcast, Mentally Ch(ill), expressing herself and letting the world understand her depression and how she was dealing with what she was going through.