Disney Channel announced on Thursday that the upcoming premiere of "Descendants 3" on the red carpet will be canceled after the death of Cameron Boyce – and instead donates to a charity in honor of the deceased actor.
"We're proud to be part of Cameron Boyce's legacy by showing his talents on screen, but we cancel the premiere of" Descendants 3 "(scheduled for July 22). Instead, the Walt Disney Company will make a donation to the Project, a philanthropic organization that was deeply committed to Cameron, "Fox News read a statement by Disney Channel.
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Disney Channel added that "with the permission of The Boyce Family" it will also be "the television show" of "Descendants 3" in its entirety Dedicate memory. Cameron played Cruella de Vils son Carlos in the musical fantasy series.
In addition to the series "Descendants," Boyce starred in Disney's "Jessie" and "Gamer's Guide to Pretty Much Everything" series in 201
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Boyce died following a seizure on Saturday. The seizure "was the result of a persistent illness, and this disease was epilepsy," the actor's family said in a statement back then. 19659003] DISNEY STAR CAMERON BOYCE DEAD AT 20
He told Haute Living in May: "There is a long line of decision makers in my family, and I am following in the footsteps of some really strong men and women who have shown me what it is means giving something back, it's the best way to fulfill yourself. "
Boyce's deeds spoke even louder than his words: the actor won the Pioneering Spirit Award at the 9th Annual Durstgala last April because he had over 30,000 USD for the thirst had collected project, construction of two new wells in Swaziland.
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"Many people have the heart to give something back, but many do not know how. I try to be the bridge for these people – whe that means they engage in or inspire one of my campaigns by showing them a blueprint for how to get others to get engaged, and every time I talk to someone who shares that similar passion, we talk about how it is there not many feelings are more euphoric, and if you change someone else's life positively, your life will change for the better. "
Jessica Sager of Fox News contributed to this report.