‘Carrie’ Actress Samantha Weinstein Dead at 28

'Carrie' Actress Samantha Weinstein Dead at 28

Actress Samantha Weinstein, who starred in movies akin to Carrie (2013) and The Rocker, has died. She was 28. The late actress had beforehand revealed she was battling most cancers and had been documenting her journey via social media. Her household introduced her passing in a put up on her Instagram web page.

“Howdy from the opposite aspect,” the put up started, shared alongside a picture of Weinstein floating in a spacey surroundings. “Sam died on Could 14th at 11:25am surrounded by her family members at Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto. After two and a half years of most cancers therapy, and a lifetime of jet setting all over the world, voicing a plethora of cartoon animals, making music, and realizing extra about life than most individuals ever will, she is off on her subsequent journey.”

Weinstein didn’t have any kids, however she is survived by her husband, Michael Knutson, whom she married in October 2022. In a post from their wedding, Weinstein referred to as it “the most effective day of my life,” and shared some photographs from the festivities. “On Oct twenty ninth 2022 I married my greatest good friend, my associate in crime and the love of my life, Michael Knutson,” she wrote within the caption. “This is only a snapshot of probably the most lovely day to ever be.”

She continued, “Thanks one million instances to @kleinfeldcanada and @wtoowatters for probably the most lovely good wedding ceremony gown I’ve ever seen. AND to the insanely gifted @eda_birthing who created the reception gown of my wildest and wiggliest desires – you’re a GODDESS!! Thanks from the underside of my coronary heart for making me really feel so beautiful on my special occasion.”

In her remaining Instagram put up, on Could 1, Weinstein shared photos from the couple’s journey to Japan, writing within the caption, “We flew FIRST CLASS BABY!!! The champagne was flowing they usually served this soup that I swear to god was made from childrens tears. I truly SLEPT like for actual on a aircraft for the primary time – it was kinda like sleeping in a automobile seat that went all the best way down, however after I awakened we had lower than 2 hours until we landed and I felt AMAZING. Value it for the 13 hour time distinction.”

Weinstein’s profession started within the early 2000s, with roles on TV collection akin to The Crimson Inexperienced Present and Wild Card. She later went on to star alongside Rainn Wilson and Emma Stone in The Rocker, and performed Michael Sheen’s on-screen daughter in Jesus Henry Christ. In 2013, she appeared within the Carrie remake with Chloë Grace Moretz and Julianne Moore. Over the previous few years, Weinstein started doing extra animation work, lending her voice to cartoons akin to D.N. Ace and Dino Ranch.