Sad news for all Scrubs fans: actor Sam Lloyd has passed away! The 56-year-old became known to a wide audience in his role as quirky psychologist Ted Buckland in the hospital comedy series ” Scrubs “. Thanks to his funny role, he quickly became a favorite with the public. Privately, Sam has had to struggle with his tough fate in recent years: the father of a son was diagnosed with lung cancer and an inoperable brain tumor in early 2019 . Now Sam has died of the consequences of his illnesses.
Sam Lloyd’s agent confirmed the death of the TV star in a statement today, as The Wrap reported. However, it is not known exactly when the series actor left life. On Twitter , the “Scrubs” creator Bill Lawrence said goodbye to his long-time companion: “I think a lot about Sam Lloyd today . He was really a nice and nice guy. He will be missed by many.”
Shortly after his cancer diagnosis, Sam was supported not only emotionally but also financially by his former colleagues in his difficult fate. The “Scrubs” co-stars started a fundraising campaign to raise money for their dear friend.