Jim Carrey’s Girlfriend, Cathriona White Dies; Jenny McCarthy Breaks Silence
Cathriona White, actor Jim Carrey’s girlfriend, has reportedly committed suicide, according to TMZ. She was 28. According to website, White left a suicide note for Carrey.
Law enforcement told the site that the Los Angeles Police Department responded to call on Monday night at a residence. It was at that location where White’s body was discovered.
It comes as it emerged there were pills found next to her body at the time of her death and also a suicide note that mentions the actor, Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter said.
“She was a truly kind and delicate Irish flower, too sensitive for this soil, to whom loving and being loved was all that sparkled,” the 53-year-old actor told ET in a statement. “My heart goes out to her family and friends and to everyone who loved and cared about her.”
“We have all been hit with a lightning bolt,” he continued. The last two photos posted on Carrey’s Twitter account were credited to Ms White.
Jim Carrey’s Girlfriend Cathriona White
“Cat” – as many of Cathriona White’s friends called her – last posted on the “@littleirishcat” social networking page on Thursday, saying: “Signing off Twitter, I hope I have been a light to my nearest and dearest.”
IMDb lists White as a makeup artist and hair stylist on a couple short films. She also acted in a web series titled “The Online Gamer.” She had reportedly become involved in the Church of Scientology after moving to America and had been taking classes at the cult’s Hollywood Celebrity Centre at the time of her death.
Following her suspected suicide, Tony Ortega, who writes a regular Scientology blog, has claimed two of her friends said she had been taking classes at the Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre in Los Angeles.
An autopsy has not been conducted yet, and toxicology tests take up to 10 weeks to determine the official cause of death.