Chris Peluso Wiki – Chris Peluso Biography
Broadway actor Chris Peluso, who starred in shows like Mamma Mia!, Wicked and The Woman in White, has died at the age of 38.
The news was confirmed by the interim chair of the department of musical theater at the University of Michigan, Linda Goodrich, who posted a tribute on the theater’s official Instagram page.“The Michigan Musical Theater family is heartbroken to announce the passing of our beloved family member/student, the loving, charismatic and divinely gifted Chris Peluso,” she wrote.Chris appeared on Broadway in Mamma Mia!, Assassins, Lestat, The Glorious Ones and Beautiful, played Fiyero on the Wicked tour and starred in London’s Miss Saigon and Showboat. Our hearts go out to his family.”The father-of-one suffered from “schizoaffective disorder” and underwent treatment in 2022 to deal with his “debilitating paranoia” that prevented him from working.The cause of death is unclear.
Chris Peluso Age
Chris Peluso was 38 years old.
In 2022, Peluso’s friends created a GoFundMe page for him, in which they wrote about how he was receiving treatment at an inpatient mental health rehab facility in the US.The disorder had left Peluso “unable to work at any job” and saw him leave his wife Jess and his daughter Aria to return to the United States for treatment, according to the page. They were trying to raise money for her medical care before her insurance kicked in. with his hospital treatment costing up to $90,000 (£74,000). They raised over $25,000. “It’s not easy to share with the world something that he has kept hidden for a long time, and we hope you can appreciate how difficult it was for Chris to allow us to share his story for this fundraiser.” they added.The page also quoted Peluso, as it ended with: “In his own words, “Hopefully this will help raise awareness about how so many suffer from mental illness in silence. You never know what someone may be going through. Be kind to each other.”The theater world and beyond are now paying tribute to the ‘kind’, ‘funny’ and ‘talented’ actor.