Who was Gregory Tyree Boyce?
Gregory Tyree Boyce was an American actor born in California, USA. He is best-known for playing Tyler Crowley in the first “Twilight” film. The Twilight actor (30) and his 27-year old girlfriend, Natalie Adepoju were found dead at their home in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 13, 2020.
Boyce is also known for playing Cowboy in 2018’s “Apocalypse.” Almost a decade after appearing in Twilight, Boyce was still a Twilight’s fan favorite. He has garnered a huge following ever since.
How Old was Gregory Tyree Boyce?
At the time of his death on 13 May 2020, Boyce was 30 years old. He was born on December 5, 1989, in California, USA.
Who are Gregory Tyree Boyce’s parents and siblings?
Boyce was born to Lisa Wayne who lives in Las Vegas. After Boyce’s death, his mother shared on Facebook that his late son was in the process of starting a wing business, West Wings.
He had created flavors to his perfection and named them after west coast rappers including Snoop Dog, Kendrick Lamar, Roddy Ricch, The Game, etc. “He had flavors like, Tequila Lime Agave…those were my favorite. A Hennessy Maple flavor, oh man, just so damn good. I can say that my son was my favorite chef. He was on to something great and that was his passion,” she wrote.
Who was Natalie Adepoju, Boyce’s girlfriend?
Adepoju was a girl born and raised in Los Angeles. Boyce and Adepoju made their relationship Instagram official on May 28, 2019. The couple appeared to be very much in love before their untimely deaths. Adepoju had also shared a photo of them kissing with the caption, “When you know it’s real.” In what came to be his last Instagram post, Boyce had made a loving tribute to his girlfriend on May 10. He wrote, “Happy Mother’s Day again to my right hand/ my roll dog/ my Queen! Love you.”
Did Gregory Tyree Boyce Have Children?
Boyce left behind a daughter, Alaya, and a son, Egypt. Alaya turned 10 in September 2019.
Gregory Tyree Boyce On Twilight?
Boyce played the role of Crowley, a student at Forks High School who nearly hits Bella (Kristen Stewart) in his car. When Edward (Robert Pattinson) is able to stop the car with his hand, Bella’s suspicion that Edward is a vampire solidifies.
Gregory Tyree Boyce Death
On May 13, 2020, Boyce’s cousin woke up and noticed that Greg’s car was still at the house. His cousin was worried because Greg was to be in Los Angeles as he had planned. His cousin went to check on him and he found Tyree and Adepoju dead.
The cause of the couple’s death has not yet been revealed. However, The law enforcement sources told TMZ that they had found an unknown white powdery substance at the crime scene.
After the confirmation of the couple’s death, close friends of the couple shared heartfelt messages to both Boyce and Adepoju. His mother, Lisa Wayne wrote him a heartfelt tribute on Facebook. “My baby boy, Greg Boyce was the best chef….oh man. He was in the process of starting a wing business, West Wings. He created the flavors to his perfection and named them after west coast rappers. Snoop Dog, Kendrick Lamar, Roddy Ricch, The Game, etc….I can say that my son was my favorite chef. He was on to something great and that was his passion.”
“I’m sick without you,” Wayne continued. “I’m torn, I’m lost. I’m in pain. I’d text you or call you when I was broken or worried about something, and you’d tell me, ‘Ma, I got you, we’ll get [through] this together… The last time I saw you on Monday, May 11, 2020. I went to your house to eat leftovers from Mother’s Day. We watched a Dave Chappelle show and you walked me to my car, hugged me, kissed me on my cheek and told me that you love me and to call you when I got home. That was it.”
A GoFundMe account was established in the name of Natalie Adepoju to take her body home (Los Angeles) from Las Vegas for a proper funeral. Her friends are also set to host a Celebration of Life Memorial on May 23.
How Much was Gregory Tyree Boyce Worth?
Boyce’s net worth is not yet disclosed.