Hayden Panettiere’s Brother Jansen Dies At 28
American actress Hayden Panettiere is mourning the loss of her younger brother, Jansen, who passed away at the age of 28.
Jansen, who was also an actor, died on Friday in his home state of New York. The cause of his death has not yet been confirmed.
The Panettiere family released a statement expressing their grief and requesting privacy during this difficult time.
Hayden, who is best known for her roles in Heroes and Nashville had a close relationship with her brother and had previously spoken about his struggles with mental health issues.
The actress has been open about her own struggles with postpartum depression and checked into a treatment facility in 2016 to seek help for the condition.
Fans and friends of the Panettiere family have been expressing their condolences and support on social media, with many sharing memories of Jansen and messages of support for Hayden and her family.
Our thoughts are with the Panettiere family during this difficult time.
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