Paul Nassif is mourning because of the unexpected death of his older brother Chris.
The Botched star shared this devastating news across his social media on Thursday, confirming via his tweet on Twitter that Chris, a talent agent died on Wednesday.
Paul Nassif has tweeted on his Twitter saying.” He was a beloved brother, father, husband, and uncle,”. “This was an unexpected and tragic event that has caused extreme sadness for us all. The Nassif family appreciates you respecting their privacy at this time.”
Nassif also shared a lengthier statement on his Instagram, explaining how much Chris meant to him.
“Yesterday I lost my big brother, unexpectedly. Words can’t begin to describe the loss that my family, his friends, and I are feeling right now,” he began.
Obsessed with Superheroes
“Chris Nassif was, and always will be, a legend. Nowadays, our world is obsessed with superheroes, but growing up … he was mine. I always looked up to him, whether it was when he graduated from USC and I followed in his footsteps or when he started his very own talent agency at the age of 22 years old and ended up representing some of the biggest stars on the planet, from Sofía Vergara to Luke Perry to Ricky Martin, and the list goes on,” he continued. “He was always my hero.”
After mentioning his brother’s “successful” turn as a film producer, Nassif shared more about their family situation and the bond he had with his brother.
“When push comes to shove, there is no one on this planet that will have your back like your big brother,”. “Please keep our family in your prayers during this unimaginably difficult time. Remember that you never know when you could lose someone who means everything to you, so never take a moment for granted.”
He added, “I only had one brother, and he was the best brother I could’ve hoped for. He helped raise me. I know that I wouldn’t be the man I am today if it wasn’t for him. I love you always my brother @cnassif59.”