SUPERNATURAL Fandom Rallies Around Tragedy

Written by Ed Fortune Saturday, 27 December 2014

TV News

The cast and fans of the TV show SUPERNATURAL have become united through tragedy, following the report of the death of a fan. The fan, who we will not name, died by suicide after a sustained campaign of online harassment by anonymous internet users.

It is understood that members of the fandom continue to be harassed by an as yet unidentified and anonymous group of harassers. The community has responded with an overwhelming degree of support over this difficult period, providing help to those who need it.

The stars of the show have also added their support via Twitter. Stars include Misha Collins (who plays Castiel) and Mark Sheppard (who plays Crowley) and Osric Chau, known for his role as Kevin.



If you yourself are currently experiencing thoughts of suicide, there are online resources that can assist you, and we urge you to seek help.

Mind.org.uk is a group that works to ensure nobody has to face this by themselves. The MIND infoline is 0300 123 3393.

Papyrus-uk.org exists to give young people hope and to prevent young suicide. 

The Samaritans can be contacted around the clock via 08457-90-90-90, or via This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Their website can be found  on www.samaritans.org. The Samaritans also provide excellent guidance for those concerned about others, and it can be found online here.

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