According to TMZ, Randy Gonzalez, one-half viral TikTok duo the Enkyboys, passed away after losing his battle with colon cancer. He was 35 years old. A close family source revealed that he passed away on Wednesday at a hospice.
The TikTok star had disclosed last April that he had been diagnosed with cancer six months prior. He expressed to his fans that the prognosis gave him approximately two to three years to live. He added that with chemotherapy treatment, it could extend his life expectancy to five more years.
The world came to know him through his interactions on social media with his young son, Brice. One of their most popular posts was of Brice acting as David Ruffin of The Temptations, which became a fan-favorite skit.
Through their posts, they brought awareness to colon cancer.
Brice secured a role in George Lopez‘s new sitcom Lopez vs Lopez on NBC. He plays the grandson of Lopez’s character, Chance. The comedian acknowledged the death of Gonzalez in an Instagram post on Wednesday.
Gonzalez leaves behind his wife, Kimberly, and three children, son Brice and daughters, Lauran and Aubree.