“Devastating news,” Swart op Instagram geskryf het Woensdag. “Kevin is gone. Way too soon. Beautiful soul. So many great memories. Heartbroken. Sending love to his family and the whole School of Rock community.”
The actor shared photos of himself with Clark – one from the days filming the movie and another much more recent.
Clark played drummer Freddy “Spazzy McGee” Jones in 2003 musical comedy.
The 32-year-old was riding his bike in Chicago when he was hit in the early morning, het die polisie in Chicago in 'n verklaring aan Fox News gesê.
He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center via paramedics and was pronounced dead by 2:04 am.
The driver of the vehicle was a 20-year-old woman. She was reportedly not arrested but issued non-specified citations.
Clark’s mom, Allison, het die Chicago Sun-Times op Woensdag: “He’s just a raw talent. He’s got a heart of gold.”
Clark had no prior acting experience, maar “just kind of shined” when given the opportunity, Allison recalled. “He took it on right away, but he never really acted afterward.”
Actress Miranda Cosgrove who played the Summer Hathaway in “School of Rock” also paid tribute to Clark op sosiale media.
Stunned and saddened by this news today. The world lost an amazing soul. I’ll always remember your spirit and how kind you were to me. I’ll never forget all the memories. You’ll always be missed Kevin,” sy het geskryf.
Fox News’ Mariah Haas and Nate Day contributed to this report.