Josh Gad’s nephew Marco dead aged 20 – Frozen star speaks of ‘unimaginable loss’ after relative’s death ‘in his sleep’

FROZEN star Josh Gad’s nephew Marco has died in his sleep at the age of 20.

The actor, who voices Olaf in the Disney film, revealed the tragic news on June 26.

Josh Gad has revealed his nephew Marco has died

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Josh Gad has revealed his nephew Marco has diedCredit: joshgad – Instagram

Gad shared a series of photos of Marco online and posted on Instagram: “Today I write this with a broken heart. Our beloved nephew Marco has left us far too early.

“At 20 years old he was full of possibly (sic) and promise.

“To say he is gone far too soon does not do justice to the life force that he was.”

Gad described Marco as a “brilliant, creative and loving” soul.

Dozens of tributes have been paid to Gad’s family online.

Bradley Whitford, who starred in the political drama The West Wing, said: “Love, love, love to all of you, Josh. May his memory be a blessing.”

And, LeVar Burton, who played Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation, said: “So sorry for your loss brother, Sending love.”

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