Child actor Jon Paul Steuer passed away this week at the age of 33. The actor was the first to play Alexander Rozhenko in Star Trek: The Next Generation. He also landed a leading role in ’90s sitcom Grace Under Fire. Steuer left acting to pursue a career in music, known under the name Jonny Jewels. His band, P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S, confirmed the news of his passing and shared a tribute as well.
“We’ve lost our singer, but far, far more than that we’ve lost a friend. Rest in peace, Jonny…we love you. Jon Paul Steuer March 27, 1984 – January 1, 2018.”
Star Trek Online also shared a message following Steuer’s passing.