Stephen 'tWitch' Boss' official cause of death revealed

'tWitch' died by suicide in Los Angeles at age of 40

Stephen "tWitch" Boss died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner. He was 40.

The manner of death was suicide on Tuesday, per the report.

His place of death was listed at a "hotel/motel." The case status was "closed" on the report.

Boss worked on several films after breaking into the entertainment industry in 2008 on "So You Think You Can Dance,"

but he became known for bringing energy to Ellen DeGeneres' talk show for eight years.

Boss is survived by wife Allison Holker Boss and their three children.

"It is with the heaviest of hearts that I have to share my husband Stephen has left us," Holker Boss said in a statement to Fox News Digital.


Holker Boss added, "Stephen, we love you, we miss you, and I will always save the last dance for you."