Broadway and 'SNL' Actress Laurel Griggs Dies at 13 - NBC New York

Broadway and 'SNL' Actress Laurel Griggs Dies at 13

13-year-old Laurel Griggs appeared twice on SNL

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    Broadway Actress Passes Away at Age 13

    Broadway Actress Passes Away at Age 13

    (Published Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019)

    What to Know

    • A young actress who starred on Broadway and appeared on Saturday Night Live had died

    • 13-year-old Laurel Griggs appeared twice on SNL, including an opening skit in 2017

    • According to a Facebook post by her grandfather, she passed away on Nov. 5 from an asthma attack

    A young actress who starred on Broadway and appeared on "Saturday Night Live" had died. 

    According to a Facebook post by her grandfather, Laurel Griggs passed away on Nov. 5 from an asthma attack. She was 13.

    She appeared twice on SNL, including an opening skit in 2017. 

    Griggs made her Broadway debut at age six in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof." She also starred as Ivanka in the musical "ONCE the Musical."

    AFP via Getty Images

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