Matthew Mindler Biography – Matthew Mindler Wiki
Matthew Mindler was a former child actor, best known for his role in “Our Idiot Brother,” starring Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks and Zooey Deschanel. He played River, the son of Liz (Emily Mortimer) and Dylan (Steve Coogan), who is heavily controlled by his parents and therefore unable to express himself.
Mindler also acted on an episode of the 2009 series “As the World Turns” as Halloween Boy, as well as the shorts “Frequency” (2013) and “Solo” (2015). He appeared on “Late Show With David Letterman” in 2010 and “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver” in 2015. His last project, the television movie “Chad: An American Boy,” premiered in 2016.
Matthew Mindler Age
Former child star Matthew Mindler passed away in August 2021. He was 19 years old.
Matthew Mindler Death
Actor Matthew Mindler was found dead on August 28, 2021, at the age of 19 after being reported missing from his college, Millersville University in Pennsylvania. Daniel A. Wubah, Millersville University President, announced Mindler’s death in the following statement: “It is with a grieving heart that I let you know of the death of 19-year-old Matthew Mindler from Hellertown, Pennsylvania, a first-year student at Millersville University. Our thoughts of comfort and peace are with his friends and family during this difficult time.
“A search had been underway for Matthew since Thursday, after he was reported missing. Millersville University Police and law enforcement agencies from the area had been searching for him since that time. Matthew was found deceased this morning, Saturday, August 28 in Manor Township near campus. Matthew was transported to the Lancaster County Forensic Center by the coroner for further investigation.
“This is a time of grief for the family, our campus and the community. I ask that the campus community come together to support each other, and our students, during this difficult time.
“Students in need of support are encouraged to contact the Millersville Counseling Center (717) 871-7821, chaplains within Campus Ministries, Health Services (717) 871-5250 and the Center for Health Education and Promotion (717) 871-4141. Employees impacted should contact the State Employee Assistance Program at 1-800-692-7459.”
Mindler was reported missing on Wednesday Aug. 25, according to a press release from the Millersville University Police Department. Millersville University reported that Mindler went missing Tuesday evening August 24, 2021. The University announced: “Police are asking for help in finding 20-year-old Matthew Mindler, a first-year student from Hellertown, PA, who has been missing since Tuesday evening August 24, 2021. Matt was reported missing to University Police late last evening after he did not return to his room or return phone calls from his family. Matt was last seen walking from his residence hall, West Villages toward the Centennial Dr. parking lot area at 8:11 p.m. Tuesday night. He was wearing a white Millersville University hooded sweatshirt with black stripes on the arm, a black backpack, jeans and white sneakers.
“Matt attended classes Monday and Tuesday but did not attend yesterday or this morning. University Police are in contact with Matt’s mother and are working with campus staff for assistance in locating Matt.
“University Police filed a missing adult report with the National Crime Information Center this afternoon, less than 24 hours after the initial report and have also notified local police departments.
“If anyone has any information on Matthew Mindler’s whereabouts, they are asked to contact Millersville University Police at 717-871-4357 or chief Pete Anders at email@example.com 717-871-5972. Information can also be confidentially reported through the LiveSafe App.”
Matthew Mindler Cause of Death
Child actor Matthew Mindler died by suicide. His manner of death was ruled a suicide by the Lancaster County coroner’s office. Matthew Mindler’s cause of death was sodium nitrate toxicity, according to the Lancaster County Medical Examiner’s Office. The OD was intentional and as such his death was ruled a suicide.
Matthew Mindler Net Worth
Matthew Mindler’s net worth is unclear. Mindler’s mom Monica told The Morning Call that her son had “not acted in several years.” He was a first-year student at Millersville University at the time of his death.
Matthew Mindler Instagram
Matthew Mindler’s Instagram handle is set to private.