British actress Mya-Lecia Naylor has died at age 16. As per her agency A&J Management, she died on April 7 after collapsing. At the time of writing, the cause of her died is unknown.
Mya-Lecia was known for her roles in BBC kids series, Millie Inbetween and Almost Never. As per IMBD, She was also cast for the upcoming Netflix series ” The Witcher.”
“We are so sorry to have to tell you that Mya-Lecia, who you will know from Millie Inbetween and Almost Never, has very sadly died,” writes CBBC on Instagram. “Mya-Lecia was a much-loved part of the BBC Children’s family, and a hugely talented actress, singer, and dancer. We will miss her enormously and we are sure that you will want to join us in sending all our love to her family and friends.”
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Our thoughts are with Mya-Lecia’s family, friends and everyone that loved her at this very sad time. RIP Mya-Lecia ❤️ Message from CBBC: MYA-LECIA NAYLOR We are so sorry to have to tell you that Mya-Lecia, who you will know from “Millie Inbetween” and “Almost Never”, has very sadly died. Mya-Lecia was a much loved part of the BBC Children’s family, and a hugely talented actress, singer and dancer. We will miss her enormously and we are sure that you will want to join us in sending all our love to her family and friends. We know this news is very upsetting, and it may help to share how you are feeling with friends or a trusted adult. If you are struggling and there is no one you feel you can talk to about it, you can call @Childline_official on 0800 11 11. You can also find an online condolence book on the CBBC website.
It is with the deepest sorrow we have to announce that on Sunday 7th April Mya-Lecia Naylor, very sadly, died. Mya-Lecia was hugely talented and a big part of A&J, we will miss her greatly. Our love and thoughts are with all her family and friends at this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/YhnR7WJSPc
— A&J Management (@aj_management) April 17, 2019