Broadway Star Laurel Griggs Dead at 13 From Reported Asthma Attack

Broadway Star Laurel Griggs Dead at 13 From Reported Asthma Attack

"Acting was a just a childhood dream come true and she had big plans for the future".

The New York City teen boasted an impressive early career resumé before her life was cut short far too soon. A burial at New Montefiore Cemetery followed. They also said that a remembrance service will be held in the afternoon of November 10 in Chelsea to celebrate her life.

Griggs' family members did not immediately respond to PEOPLE's requests for comment. She also played Polly in the Tennesee Williams play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof on Broadway in 2013 alongside Scarlett Johansson. She starred as Ivanka in "ONCE" for 17 months, making her the longest-running actress to play the role.

Then in 2016, she appeared in the romantic comedy Café Society alongside Steve Carell, Blake Lively and Kristen Stewart. "Laurel- you were always smiling and always made other people laugh", Madore wrote.

Madore went on. "I'm so incredibly grateful that I got to know you". "We will never forget this sweet, talented young soul", he said in part. Everybody in the Once Family is going to keep you alive through us. R.I.P. The Broadway star's family also planned a service in her memory on Sunday in order to celebrate the live she had.

The young Broadway actress Laurel Griggs who featured in many films and television shows died after suffering an asthma attack at the tender age of 13.

Griggs's Once co-star Lucas Papaelias posted about her death on Instagram writing, "We are all heartbroken and devastated". He wrote, "Words can't express how I feel about the sudden loss of our littlest "no neck monster" from Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. My heartfelt condolences to her friends and family who loved her so".

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