‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Star Dead at 27

Chace Perdomo Sabrina Netflix Dead at 27
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Some very sad news coming out of Hollywood this holiday weekend. Actor Chance Perdomo, known for his starring roles in the hit Netflix and Amazon shows, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and Gen V. has died. He was just 27 years old. Reps for Perdomo confirmed that the beloved actor died on Saturday in a motorcycle accident.

Chance Perdomo Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

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Rachel Hunt — Mr. Perdomo’s representative — shared the devastating news.

“It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of Chance Perdomo’s untimely passing as a result of a motorcycle accident. Authorities have advised that no other individuals were involved. His passion for the arts and insatiable appetite for life was felt by all who knew him, and his warmth will carry on in those who he loved dearest. We ask to please respect the family’s wish for privacy as they mourn the loss of their beloved son and brother.”

Chance Perdomo Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

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While known for his cheeky personality, paired with a wonderful British accent, Chance Perdomo was actually born in Los Angeles, California in 1996. However, his mother moved with him to Southhampton, Hampshire County, England when he was a young child, where he attended the Redbridge Community School. While Perdomo had originally wanted to pursue a career in law, he changed his dream to acting and joined the National Youth Theatre. He also trained at the Identity School of Acting.

Chance Perdomo After Everything

Credit: Chance Perdomo Instagram

Perdomo began acting in 2017 and got his big break just one year later, when he was cast as Ambrose Spellman in the hit Netflix showChilling Adventures of Sabrina. Ambrose Spellman was a warlock who specialized in necromancy (communicating with the dead). After conspiring to blow up the Vatican, Ambrose was put in a binding spell and confined to the Spellman home for nearly a century.

Fans will also know Perdomo for his role as Andre Anderson in the Amazon Prime Video showGen V. Andre Anderson is a superhero, known for his superhuman strength and his ability to control metal. Perdomo was set to star in the show’s second season, but the season has now been put on indefinite pause.

Chance Perdomo Gen V

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Chance’s Gen V. family shared heartfelt messages upon learning of the actor’s death. Gen V. producers released a joint statement:

“We can’t quite wrap our heads around this. For those of us who knew him and worked with him, Chance was always charming and smiling, an enthusiastic force of nature, an incredibly talented performer, and more than anything else, just a very kind, lovely person. Even writing about him in the past tense doesn’t make sense. We are so sorry for Chance’s family, and we are grieving the loss of our friend and colleague. Hug your loved ones tonight.”

Chance Perdomo Gen V

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As if starring in two hit streaming shows wasn’t enough, Perdomo also snagged a starring role in the hit Netflix film franchiseAfter, where he played Landon. The role of Landon was originally given to Shane Paul McGhie, but there was a huge shakeup when filming locations had to change because of the COVID-19 pandemic. McGhie was in the first two films, but Chance was in the final three.

At this time, we do not know what caused Perdomo’s accident, and no details have been released. The only thing that has been confirmed is that no one else was involved in the deadly crash.

We extend our deepest and most heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and costars of Chance Perdomo. 

About Krysten Swensen

A born and bred New England girl living the Disney life in Southern California. I love to read, to watch The Golden Girls, and love everything to do with Disney and Universal. I also love to share daily doses of Disney on my Disney Instagram @BrazzleDazzleDisney!

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