Barnett, 32, co-created the television comedy series "Rel" on Fox Kevin Barnett's passing. "He was an incredibly funny, wildly talented man who had so much more to do and so many stories to tell
United Talent Agency thus confirmed Barnett's death in a tweet. We are deeply saddened by our friend Kevin Barnett. He is an incredible talent and a wonderful person. He wants to miss him, "the tweet says.
A cause of death is unknown. Barnett's last Instagram post was over the weekend.
"Dear Last Punkcast family, Kevin Barnett's heartbreaking reminiscence, the joy of life is back! Remind your friends you love them because you never know when you'll see them We love you KB. "
Fellow comedians and friends so honored Barnett throughout the day on social media
Brooks Wheelan tweeted," I texted Kevin a few years ago out of the blue 'wanna go to Hawaii' and he's the only person I've ever known who would just respond 'let's do it.' This photo was the next day. "
" He was the nicest / funniest / meanest / best friend a person could ever hope to have. I love @Fatboybarnett "
" Rel "co-creator Howery said on Instagram that he was" what I'm looking for. .. so gifted and so dope and a true friend !!!!
Comedy Central tweeted that Barnett "What an incredible comedian and writer, contributing to 'Broad City,' the stand-up community and beyond 'll be better missed. "
In addition to being a writer for Comedy Central's" Broad City, "hey what a series regular on MTV2's" Guy Code "and appeared in Chris Rock's" Top Five. "