This is so sad. Lisa Lynn Masters, the actress, was found dead in a hotel room last night. People reports that she was found at the Nuevo Mundo hotel in Lima on Tuesday. The 52-year-old actress was discovered inside the closet of her room after she had hanged herself with her skirt.” Masters was struggling with depression, and anti-depressants were present in the hotel room. She was best known for her roles in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Ugly Betty and Gossip Girl.
Masters’ family created a GoFundMe page that has already raised $300,000. They say “Our dear friend Lisa Masters passed away tragically and unexpectedly in Lima, Peru on November 15, 2016… Lisa’s genuine warmth, generosity and tenacious strength will be deeply missed.”
They also say “Lisa’s beloved husband William is shocked and grieving her sudden loss… In the midst of his mourning, William faces daunting financial challenges, including the substantial funeral and transport expenses for Lisa in and between Peru and the United States.”