Actor Kristoff St. John who starred in the hit TV series “Young and Restless” has died at age 52. This was confirmed by his attorney Mark Geragos in an email: “Sadly we can confirm.”
According to Officer Rosario Cervantes, of the LAPD, a person was pronounced dead in an incident yesterday in the San Fernando Valley area. She however failed to confirm the name of the deceased.
“We did respond yesterday at 2:05 p.m. on Morea Way for a possible alcohol overdose and that’s going to be a coroner’s case,” Cervantes said.
Kristoff St. John starred as Neil Winters in 1991 on the long-running CBS daytime soap opera. He got nominated nine times for Daytime Emmy Awards, and won 10 NAACP Image Awards.
He also played roles in a number of sitcoms in the 90’s: “Martin,” “The Cosby Show,” “Living Single” and “The Jamie Foxx Show.”