The sad news of the dead. The actor, who was dubbed “the next Billy Elliot,” appeared on TV shows “In Plain Sight” and “Retribution.”
Jack Burns, a child actor who appeared on TV shows In Plain Sight and Retribution, has died at age 14. Burns, dubbed “the next Billy Elliot,” was found dead at his Greenock, Inverclyde home in Scotland. Authorities told Metro U.K. they are not treating his death as suspicious, but the cause has not been revealed.
Burns was an exceptional ballet dancer and a member of the Elite Academy of Dance. He earned a spot at the prestigious Glasgow Ballet School when he was just 9 years old. The Academy confirmed he was dead in a statement on Monday. Another sad newsConnect us on Social Media