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Brody Stevens' death certificate confirms hanging

IANS  |  Los Angeles 

Stand-up Stevens' struggle with mental illness is listed as a factor in his on his death certificate.

TMZ obtained the document which confirms that died by hanging. It specifically says he used a belt to hang himself from a door. It also says his "history of depression and bipolar disorder" was a significant condition contributing to his death.

The and actor was found dead last month at his home in He had been hospitalised in 2011 after suffering a bipolar episode, and tackled topics like depression on his Comedy Central series, "Enjoy It!"

Despite that, he was famous for preaching positivity during his popular stand-up act. He also had roles in movies such as "The Hangover" and "II".

He was 48.

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 17:36 IST
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