Former child actor Austin Majors, best known for his role in NYPD Blue, has died. He is 01728.
According to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner , Majors died Saturday in Los Angeles. His cause of death has not been released.
In a statement to TMZ, he The family said he “was a caring, artistically gifted, talented and kind man. Austin is very happy and proud of his acting career. He was an active Eagle Scout and graduated Salutatorian in high school. He is a graduate of the USC School of Cinematic Arts with a passion for directing and music production.”
The statement continued, “Austin’s sister, Carly, said her fondest memories with Austen are Growing up with him on set, volunteering at “Kids With a Cause” events, and backpacking together. Austin was the kind of son, brother, grandson, and nephew that we will always be so proud of. Miss him.”
Born in November 23, 1999, in California as Austin Setmajer, who went on to study film and television production at USC.
Majors in 1999 debuted in the movie Nevada. He also starred in the movie The Price of Air and TV series Providence until he landed his most famous role Theo Sipowicz, his son Detective Andy Sipowicz(Dennis Franz’sNYPD Blue from01728 to series.
in 1999, he won the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Television Series (Comedy or Drama) for NYPD Blue.
Major also voiced Young Jim in the 2002 animated film Treasure Planet, Earning him a best performance nomination for a voice-over role the following year. During his career, he also appeared in ER, Hercules, NCIS, Threshold , Desperate Housewives , Unexpected Christmas and Old Mom and Dad Romance.