Cherry Valentine has unfortunately passed away.
The drag star, known legally as George Ward, died Sunday, although specifics regarding cause of death are not known at this time. The 28-year-old’s family explained to BBC in a statement:
“It is with the most heart-wrenching and deepest sadness to inform you that our George — Cherry Valentine — has tragically passed away. This will come as a profound shock to most people and we understand there is no easy way for this to be announced….