Comedy Icon Leslie Jordan Dead at 67

The world will have one less laugh in it tonight after news of beloved iconic comedy legend Leslie Jordan’s shocking passing.

According to TMZ, news of Jordan’s passing comes on Monday morning, October 24. Law enforcement revealed that Jordan was driving in Hollywood when it’s believed he experienced a medical emergency behind the wheel.

As a result, Jordan crashed his BMW into the side of a building. Jordan died as a result.

An autopsy is forth coming. The comedic legend was just 67 years old. 

Jordan is most notably known for his roles in Will & Grace, Call Me Kat, and American Horror Story. He is also beloved by his many social media followers.

Just yesterday, Jordan took to his Instagram page to post a video of himself and Danny Myrick singing spiritual hymns. “Sunday Mornin’ Hymn Singin’,” Leslie wrote.

“Danny helped me with a new original song that should be comin’ out real soon. Love. Light. Leslie,” the beloved actor wrote. 

Earlier this month, Jordan joked about how he came out to his friends in high school, telling them that he had a secret before reveal he was gay. To which Jordan revealed his friends would say, “Yes, and what’s the secret?”

All throughout the pandemic, Leslie used his Instagram to keep the world smiling. And we will forever miss his spunky spirit and gigantic heart. 

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Our thoughts and prayers are with the people who loved Jordan most.

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