Philadelphia-based comedian Chris Cotton passed away at the age of 32. The bitter news was confirmed by the “Comedy Center” on Wednesday.
“We are devastated by the loss of Chris Cotton, an amazing comedian, a respected member of the Comedy Center family and a joy to all of us. He will be missed,” the statement said.
The cause of the comedian’s death is still unknown. In addition to this work, Chris also tried to become a writer.
He published a book entitled What My Dad Did: My Theory On Joke Writing, in which he wrote about the time he worked with his father at one of the city schools in South Philly.
He was active on the Philadelphia scene as well as teaching at Comedy College. He has been married to the love of life since high school, Ericalynn, which will bring their first child to life next year.