Young Broadway actress Laurel Griggs passed away at the age of only 13 years old after suffering a massive asthma attack that she could not recover from
Up and coming actress Laurel Griggs was only 13 at the time of her passing
According to her Dignity Memorial page, Griggs passed away on November 5. Her funeral took place on November 8.
Griggs was most known for her role as Ivanka in Once the Musical. She also appeared on Cafe Society. Her debut performance was in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof at the age of 6 years old. Griggs also made several appearances on SNL during her career.
Her grandfather David Rinlin shared the news on Facebook. “It’s with heavy heart that I have to share some very sad news. My beautiful and talented granddaughter, Laurel Griggs, has passed away suddenly from a massive asthma attack. Mount Sinai was valiant in trying to save her but now she’s with the angels.”