Danbury, Connecticut, USA
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Los Angeles, California, USA
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Suicide by hanging
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Lucas Wolenczak on Sea Quest
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Jonathan Gregory Brandis (April 13, 1976 – November 12, 2003) was an American actor, director, and screenwriter. Brandis was born in Danbury, Connecticut, the only child of Mary, a teacher and personal manager, and Gregory Brandis, a food distributor and firefighter. He began his career as a child model and began acting in television commercials. Brandis landed a recurring role on One Life to Live when he was six years old. He moved to Los Angeles with his family at age nine, and made guest appearances on shows such as L.A. Law, Who`s the Boss?, Murder, She Wrote, Full House and Kate & Allie. At the age of fourteen, he received his first starring role in The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter as Bastian Bux, a young boy who returns to a world of wonder on the wings of his imagination. That same year, Brandis played the young "Stuttering Bill" Denbrough, the main character in the 1990 miniseries Stephen King`s It, based on the epic horror novel by Stephen King. Following this, Brandis appeared in Sidekicks co-starring Chuck Norris and Ladybugs with actor/comedian Rodney Dangerfield. Around the age of seventeen, Brandis landed one of his best known roles as scientific prodigy Lucas Wolenczak in Steven Spielberg`s futuristic science fiction series seaQuest DSV. The role propelled him into teen idol status. During the run of seaQuest DSV, he also voiced Mozenrath, a young evil sorcerer and necromancer in Disney`s animated series Aladdin.
Brandis dated actress/singer Tatyana Ali from 1995 until 1998. On November 12, 2003, Brandis died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles from injuries he suffered after he hanged himself. He was 27 years old. The Los Angeles Police Department released a statement regarding his death:
On November 11, 2003, at about 11:40 p.m., a friend of Jonathan Brandis called police to report that the actor had attempted suicide at his apartment, located in the 600 block of Detroit Avenue. Paramedics from the Los Angeles Fire department responded and transported Brandis to Cedars Sinai Medical Center where he eventually died from his injuries. Brandis`s death was announced by hospital staff on November 12, 2003, at about 2:45 p.m. Brandis did not leave a suicide note, although friends were quoted as saying he was depressed about his career, which had slowly declined in recent years.
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Jonathan Gregory Brandis (April 13, 1976 – November 12, 2003) was an American actor, director, and screenwriter.
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==Jonathan Gregory Brandis== (April 13, 1976 – November 12, 2003) was an American actor, director, and screenwriter.
====Beginning his career==== as a child model, Brandis moved on to acting in commercials and subsequently won television and film roles. Brandis made his acting debut in 1982 with a guest role on the ABC soap opera [[One Life to Live]]. Later in 1990, at the age of 14, he became widely known for his leading role on the [[Stephen King]]'s supernatural horror miniseries [[IT]]. Then, at the age of 17, he landed the role of [[Lucas Wolenczak]], a teen prodigy on the NBC series [[seaQuest DSV]]. The character was popular among teenage female viewers, and Brandis regularly appeared in teen magazines.
====On November 12, 2003,==== Brandis died after hanging himself at the age of 27. At the time of his death, Jonathan had been in a six-year relationship with actress [[Tatyana Ali]], best known for her role as [[Ashley]] in the series [[Fresh Prince of Bel- Air]].
===Early life=== ====Brandis was born in Danbury, Connecticut.==== He was the only child of Mary, a teacher and personal manager, and Gregory Brandis, a food distributor and firefighter. He began his career as a child model at the age of 4, and began acting in television commercials.
===Career=== ====At the age of six,==== Brandis won the role of [[Kevin Buchanan]] on the soap opera [[One Life to Live]]. He moved to Los Angeles with his family at age nine, and made guest appearances on shows such as [[L.A. Law]], [[Who's the Boss?]], [[Murder, She Wrote]], [[The Wonder Years]], [[Full House]] and [[Kate & Allie]].
====At the age of fourteen,==== he received his first starring role, as [[Bastian Bux]] in [[The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter]]. That same year, Brandis played the young "[[Stuttering Bill" Denbrough]], the main protagonist in the 1990 miniseries [[Stephen King's It]], alongside [[Tim Curry]], based on the epic horror novel of the same name. Brandis' performance in the film was lauded by critics and audiences. Brandis then appeared in [[Sidekicks]], costarring [[Chuck Norris]], and in [[Ladybugs]], with actor/comedian [[Rodney Dangerfield]].
====Around the age of 17,==== Brandis landed one of his best-known roles, as scientific prodigy Lucas Wolenczak in Steven Spielberg's futuristic science fiction series seaQuest DSV. The role propelled him into teen idol status. At the height of his popularity, Brandis received approximately 4,000 fan letters a week and had to be escorted onto the set of seaQuest DSV by three studio security guards because of the many female fans present. During his stint on seaQuest DSV, he co-wrote and produced an episode of the series titled "The Siamese Dream". He also voiced Mozenrath, an evil young sorcerer and necromancer, in Disney's animated series Aladdin.
====After seaQuest DSV==== was canceled in 1996, Brandis appeared in the television film Her Last Chance, starring Kellie Martin. His next role was in the television film Born Free: A New Adventure. Shot in South Africa, the film also starred Chris Noth as Brandis's character's father. He continued his career in supporting roles in Outside Providence (1999), and Ride with the Devil (1999). In 2000, he costarred in Bad Girls from Valley High, which, because of distribution problems, was not released until 2005. In 2002, Brandis had a small role in Hart's War (2002). The following year, he was cast in 111 Gramercy Park, a pilot for ABC that was not picked up by the network. He made his final onscreen appearance in Puerto Vallarta Squeeze, starring Harvey Keitel and Scott Glenn. That film was also released after his death.
====In addition to acting,==== Brandis directed several independent films and authored screenplays. He also produced and directed the short film The Slainesville Boys shortly before his death.
===Death=== ====Shortly before midnight on November 11, 2003,==== Brandis hanged himself in the hallway of his Los Angeles apartment building. He was discovered by friends who called paramedics who transported the actor to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Brandis died there on the afternoon of November 12 from injuries he sustained from the hanging.
====Brandis did not leave a suicide note.==== After his death, friends said that he was depressed about his waning career, which had continued to decline in the final years of his life. He was also reportedly disappointed when his appearance in the 2002 war drama Hart's War, a role he had hoped would revive his career, was significantly reduced in the film's final cut. One friend admitted to People magazine that Brandis had begun drinking heavily and had said that he intended to kill himself.
====Paul Petersen,==== a former child actor and president of A Minor Consideration—an organization that deals with issues affecting child actors—stated: "Speculations as to the underlying cause of this tragedy are exactly that: speculations. It serves no purpose to leap to conclusions for none of us will really know what led Jonathan to his decision to take his life.
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