Disney actor Cameron Boyce has passed away.

The ‘Descendants’ actor’s family confirmed in a statement provided to ABC in the US that he died in his sleep over the weekend due to “an ongoing medical condition”.

“It is with a profoundly heavy heart that we report that this morning we lost Cameron,” the statement provided by the Boyce family’s spokesperson.

It continued: “He passed away in his sleep due to a seizure which was a result of an ongoing medical condition for which he was being treated. The world is now undoubtedly without one of its brightest lights, but his spirit will live on through the kindness and compassion of all who knew and loved him.

“We are utterly heartbroken and ask for privacy during this immensely difficult time as we grieve the loss of our precious son and brother.”

RIP Boyce