Former actress Jessica Campbell, identified for her function as Tammy Metzler in Election, is lifeless at 38. She handed away unexpectedly and instantly final month in Portland, Oregon, in keeping with her household. The outcomes of her post-mortem are nonetheless unknown.
As reported by TMZ, Campbell visited her mom and aunt on December 29, following a daily day of labor as a naturopathic doctor. She went into the toilet and by no means got here out, inflicting her alarmed mom and aunt to seek out her collapsed on the ground. She was unable to be revived by her aunt, nor the EMTs that arrived shortly after.
Campbell earned an Impartial Spirit Award nomination for Finest Debut Efficiency from her Election efficiency, the place she performed the youthful sister of fashionable jock Paul Metzler. She starred within the 1999 movie alongside Reese Witherspoon and Chris Klein, all of whom performed excessive schoolers working for scholar physique president.
Following Election, Campbell guest-starred in Paul Feig’s short-lived however beloved tv collection Freaks and Geeks because the tuba-playing Amy Andrews, who dates Seth Rogen’s character Ken. She additionally starred within the 2001 movie The Security of Objects. Ultimately, Campbell left the world of performing behind and relocated to Oregon along with her household.
A GoFundMe page has been arrange in Campbell’s reminiscence to assist present for her 10-year-old son Oliver. Contributors embody her Election co-star Matthew Broderick, together with Judd Apatow, who govt produced Freaks and Geeks.
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