We’re so sad. Ryan, who left a lasting impression on the reality TV landscape, passed away on Nov. 27 at the age of 29. Upon hearing the news, fans flocked to Twitter to mourn the death of the ‘Real World’ and MTV ‘Challenge’ star. See what they said.
Ryan Knight rose to fame on The Real World in 2010, and later with various Challenge appearances, which explains why thousands of fans rushed to Twitter to grieve after hearing the news of his tragic death on Nov. 27.
Ryan Knight’s Death: ‘Real World’ & ‘Challenge’ Star Dies — Fans Freak Out
Read what fans are saying about Ryan on Twitter below:
Will someone tell me how or why @Knight_MTV is dead?!
— lauren (@lauren_berry12) November 28, 2014
@Knight_MTV is dead!? No this actually can’t be real
— Lindsay (@RauchPotato) November 27, 2014
So sad. http://t.co/ItN6baugbO
— Luca Forzin (@Luca_Forzin) November 27, 2014
Ryan Knight Dies — Jemmye Caroll Reacts To ‘Real World’ Star’s Death
Ryan’s on-again/off-again love and Real World co-star, Jemmye Carroll, also reacted to the sad news on Twitter. See her message below:
— Jemmye Carroll (@JustJem24) November 27, 2014
Ryan was just 29 at the time of his death. According to TMZ, a friend revealed Ryan choked on his vomit after a night of partying, but HollywoodLife.com has reached out to an MTV rep for comment.
Our thoughts go out to Ryan’s family and friends during this difficult time.
— Chris Rogers