Alexis Arquette has passed away at the age of 47, his brother Richard confirmed the news on his Facebook page, writing, “Our brother Robert, who became our brother Alexis, who became our sister Alexis, passed this morning September 11 at 12:32 a.m. He was surrounded by all of his brothers and sisters, and one of his nieces and several other loved ones…As per his wishes, we cheered at the moment that he transitioned to another dimension.”
Now word on the reason for his passing, but Alexis was surrounded by his friends and family, brother David Arquette and former wife Courtney Cox breaks silence on the matter:
“Thank you all for your love and kind words about Alexis,” he shared on social media. “My hero for eternity.”
Soon after, Courteney Cox expressed her condolences to the family with a heartfelt message online.
“My heart goes out to anyone who was lucky enough to know Alexis,” she wrote. “We will love and miss you forever.”
Watch Alexis impersonate Boy George on The Wedding Singer:
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