Jason’s Lyric star Suzzanne Douglas has passed away. Her cause of death has not been revealed, but her passing was confirmed by her cousin Tuesday night.
“Suzzanne Douglas, a beautiful and talented actress made her transition today,” her cousin Angie Tee posted on Facebook. “She warmed our hearts on movie screens and television sets all over the world. This beautiful soul was my cousin.”
Douglas was born in Chicago and raised by her single mother along with her three siblings. She developed a passion for the arts at a young age, and earned a bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University, as well as a masters in music from the Manhattan School of Music.
She appeared on Broadway and in a bunch of television shows and movies including How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Inkwell and Jason’s Lyric.
Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.- Matthew 5:4
My prayers and condolences go out to her family and friends.