Tony Scott’s Death Officially Ruled a Suicide

The Los Angeles County coroner found therapeutic amounts of anti-depressants and sleep medications in his system at the time of his death.

Tony Scott's death officially ruled a suicide
Tony Scott's death officially ruled a suicide
Back in August, we reported the tragic news that filmmaker Tony Scott died after jumping off the Vincent Thomas Bridge in San Pedro, California. Today, the Los Angeles County coroner officially ruled the death a suicide.

One day after his death, reports surfaced that the director was suffering from inoperable brain cancer, although that story was debunked by his wife, Donna W. Scott, shortly thereafter. There was no mention of any type of cancer in the official report released earlier today. The coroner did find therapeutic levels of the anti-depressant drug Remeron, and the sleep aid Lunesta in his system.

The official findings only add to the mystery surrounding this popular filmmaker's death. Our first report revealed that a suicide note was found, although what was said in the note has not been revealed as of yet.

Sources: E! Online

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Comments (9)

  1. Nicholaus XX

    @Zak-Lee-Ferguson -- It's hard to feel sorry for someone who chose to take their own life. There's always exceptions, but this is not one of them.

    2 years agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  2. Zak Lee Ferguson

    I do not believe i would want to know his personel pit fallings into commiting to ending his life- its happened- its terrible- its done!

    2 years agoby @Zak-Lee-FergusonFlag

  3. SherlockHolmes2009

    Damn just sh*tty

    2 years agoby @SherlockHolmes2009Flag

  4. Nicholaus XX

    No pity for a coward.

    2 years agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  5. The Cryptkeeper: Resurrected

    Horrible, just horrible.

    2 years agoby @cryptFlag

  6. Drum N Bass Dan

    Good to get clarification at last, was one of my Favorite directors ever alongside ridley.
    Also just seen news on the detah of Producer Bruce Devan, he Was co-producer on Ridley Scott's 'Kingdom of Heaven'

    2 years agoby @drum-n-bass-danFlag


    Pretty sure we knew that his death was officially a suicide... but still this is extremely sad!

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag

  8. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Still can't believe he did it. Had good things going for him

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

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