“Metalocalypse” Director Jon Schnepp Has Passed Away
We are sadden to hear that Jon Schnepp has passed away peacefully on July 19, 2018. Jon suffered a massive stroke the past week and was hospitalized on July 13th, 2018. Jon was a host for a ColliderHeroes, producer, director, voice actor, editor, writer, cartoonist, animator, and cinematographer whose company, Schneppzone, works on short films and television series. He directed the first four seasons of the show Metalocalypse and he directed the documentary The Death of “Superman Lives”: What Happened.
This is the official statement from his Spouse Holly Payne below:
The hardest thing I’ve ever had to write. Our statement regarding @JonSchnepp from myself & the Schnepp family. Our hearts are heavy. Please respect our privacy. We are still raising money for his costly medical expenses. Thank you for your support. https://t.co/2qg7a9LcJG pic.twitter.com/hBfW7l7A5M
— Holly Payne @TDOSLWH (@hollykpayne) July 20, 2018