Sunday, January 24, 2021
Sunday, January 24, 2021

‘Recess’ voice actor Jason Davis dead at 35

Get Your Content. Daily.

Be the first to know about the biggest stories as they break. Sign up for breaking news email alerts from Your Content.

Jason Davis who voiced the character of Michael ‘Mikey’ Blumberg on the Disney animated series Recess died Sunday at age 35 in Los Angeles, TMZ has confirmed.

‘I am so heartbroken to share the saddest news of my life that my son Jason Davis passed away this morning in Los Angeles. Jason had a true heart of gold with such a zest for life,’ his mother Nancy Davis said in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter.

‘He was such a caring soul to everybody who ever knew him. He loved his friends and his family above all else. We ask for privacy as we take time to grieve this most devastating loss,’ the statement added.

Jason had struggled with addiction in the past, appearing on ‘Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew’ in 2010. Since then, however, he was said to have been working on his recovery and even co-founded a charity called Cure Addiction Now. He was heavily involved in running it.

- Advertisement -

When it comes to acting, Jason had starred in several other shows and movies besides ‘Recess’ — for which he served as the voice of Mikey since the ’90s and in pretty much all the spin-off movies that followed. He also made appearances in ‘7th Heaven,’ ‘Roseanne,’ ‘Dave’s World,’ ‘Beverly Hills Ninja,’ ‘Rush Hour,’ ‘Mafia!,’ ‘The Bathroom Diaries,’ ‘The Locusts,’ ‘The Crude Oasis’ and more.

- Advertisement -

Protect Independent Journalism

Your Content is a nonprofit newsroom registered in Pennsylvania [Entity No.: 6690403] that produces nonpartisan, evidence-based journalism to expose injustice, corruption and wrongdoing.

Spearheading the news revolution for Americans across the nation, Your Content has brought a voice to those the media failed to acknowledge.

This story you’ve just finished was funded by our readers and we hope it inspires you to make a gift to Your Content so that we can publish more reports like this one that holds people in power to account and produces real change.

Your donation will help us ensure that we can continue this critical work. We are busier than ever covering stories you won’t see anywhere else.

USA
25,682,291
confirmed cases
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm
united states
429,226
deaths
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm
united states
9,860,195
active
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm
united states
15,392,870
recovered
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm
World
99,718,045
confirmed cases
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm
world
2,137,664
deaths
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm
world
26,103,879
active
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm
world
71,476,502
recovered
Updated on January 24, 2021 5:56 pm

Related Articles