‘Pop Idol’ and stage star Darius Campbell Danesh dies at 41

Entertainer Darius Campbell Danesh, that went from a British truth tv program to a phase and also songs occupation, has actually passed away at the age of 41.

The vocalist’s family members claimed Tuesday that he was discovered less competent in his apartment or condo in Rochester, Minnesota on Aug. 11 and also articulated dead by the regional clinical inspectors’ workplace.

” The regional authorities division have actually verified that there were no indicators of intent or dubious conditions,” the family members claimed. “The source of his premature death is unidentified at this phase while medical checkups proceed.”

Birthed in Glasgow to a Scottish mom and also Iranian dad, Campbell Danesh showed up on truth program Popstars in 2001, making a dash with his extreme analysis of Britney Spears’ … Child Again.

He had much more success later on the exact same year on Pop Idolizer, a very early Simon Cowell reality-talent program crossbreed that intended to locate a brand-new vocal singing celebrity. He came 3rd behind Gareth Gates and also Will Youthful however covered U.K. graphes in 2002 with the solitary Colourblind, from his launching cd Dive In.

Campbell Danesh took place to significant duties in musicals, consisting of West End manufacturings of Chicago and also Individuals and also Dolls, and also starred as Rhett Butler in a music phase adjustment of Opted For the Wind. The big-budget program opened up in London in April 2008 however shut 2 months later on after bad evaluations and also ticket sales.

In 2010, he won an additional truth program, Popstar to Operastar and also later carried out in a manufacturing of Carmen at London’s O2 Sector.

He likewise made a venture right into Hollywood as a co-executive manufacturer on the 2016 scary movie Imperium, starring Daniel Radcliffe.

Campbell Danesh wed starlet Natasha Henstridge in The Golden State in 2011; they separated a couple of years later on.

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