Peacock and Universal Television released a statement to CelebHomes News, saying that they are “devastated by Jak Knight’s passing.” “He was a genius comedian, visionary, and artist. And we all were lucky enough to be able to enjoy his amazingness. During this difficult time, our hearts go out to Jak’s friends, family and community.

He was also honored for his role as Devon in the Netflix series. Big MouthWhere? he additionally served as a writer on five seasons of the animated show.

Knight’s also has other projects, including being a writer. Lucas Bros Moving Co., Black-ish and Immoral Compass.

In the wake of his passing, his fellow comedians mourned his loss. 

“Man this is a tough one,” said Pete Davidson in a statement posted by his friend Dave Sirus on Instagram. “I started comedy with Jak Knight. He was funnier than all of usAnd was going to do major things. He was my age, and I would be so jealous of him performing.