Well known for Orange Is the New Black and Weeds, Jenji Kohan’s son Charlie Noxon passed away in a tragedic accident during his skiing in Utah.
The director’s son was seen on a vacation with his father Christopher Noxon in Park City, along with his siblings as per sources.
As per reports Charlie fell and was rushed to the hospital through helicopter but sadly confirmed dead. Sources in the Park showed that the incident took place in an “intermediate ski trail”.
The 20 yr old was confirmed dead on New Year’s Eve when he was at the Park City Mountain Resort. The police department of Lt. Andrews Wright stated that they are investigating on the accident.
Further, an official statement from Park City stated that: “a serious incident” occurred “on the mountain” on Dec. 31, “involving a 20-year-old male from Sherman Oaks, CA.” But the person was unidentified.
Besides, Park City’s Vice President and COO Mike Goar stated that: “Park City Mountain, Park City Mountain Ski Patrol, and the entire Vail Resorts family extend our deepest sympathy and support to our guest’s family and friends.”
Charlie was pursuing his education at Columbia University and his father Christopher stated that: “Charlie was brilliant, kind, funny, sensitive and loving,” he said. “He was keenly interested in and deeply curious about the world around him from the time he was a small child. People describe people as brilliant — but Charlie was truly brilliant.”
“We will miss his sweet smile, piercing questions, and a big heart. We already do.”
Charlie Noxon is said to do an appearance in one of the episodes in the series of weeds back in 2008. His parents are said to be separated after 21 years in 2018.