Loss Shakes NCIS Actor: Michael Weatherly’s Younger Brother Passes Away
A Heartbreaking Announcement
Michael Weatherly, a much-loved figure known for his roles in popular TV shows NCIS and Bull, recently had to face an unfortunate loss. The actor took to social media to reveal that his younger brother, Will Weatherly, tragically passed away on April 20, 2023. He did not disclose the circumstances surrounding his brother’s untimely demise.
In his social media post, Weatherly shared an endearing photograph of the two brothers with the caption, “My younger brother Will Weatherly breathed his last on April 20th, 2023, and continues his journey across the universe. He was always an ardent traveler. For friends and family, bidding him farewell is tough, but we know his memories will spark a smile. May peace be with you, brother.”
Sympathy from Co-Stars and Fans
The heartbreaking news quickly spread among Weatherly’s fans and friends, leading to an outpouring of condolences.
Tess Rutherford, a fellow actor from NCIS, sent a thoughtful message. She wrote, “Michael, you were always by his side. May you find peace, brother. I hope you are now dancing with the angels, free of pain.”
A Glimpse into Weatherly’s Family
Despite Weatherly’s attempts to maintain privacy regarding his personal life, it is public knowledge that he is one of six siblings, which includes four half-sisters. From time to time, he shares nostalgic photographs with his siblings on his social media accounts, offering his fans a glimpse into his close-knit family.
Only a month prior to this tragic event, in March, he had taken a trip to Thailand with his sister, Leigh.
Weathering the Loss
The loss of a sibling is an immense emotional burden that’s difficult for anyone to bear. In these trying times, it is our sincere hope that Michael finds the strength and support he needs to cope with this significant loss.