When Tatyana Ali’s 90s Actor Boyfriend Committed Suicide, Many Were Confused
Former “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” actress, Tatyana Ali, dated a popular actor who was mostly known for his TV and film roles throughout the 90s. He was a teen sensation among the pop culture crowd and the two were extremely in love during the height of their careers. Sadly, he ultimately committed suicide. His name was Jonathan Brandis. You may recognize him from several roles. He was a highly sought after actor, who starred in the 90’s film, Ladybug. He was also the star of the 90’s NBC series, “seaQuest DSV,” and he made many guest appearances on shows like, “Who’s The Boss,” “Full House,” “One Life To Live,” “Murder She Wrote,” “L.A. Law,” “The Wonder Years,” and more.
At age 20, he stated in an interview, “A time’s coming when I’m going to play the father in a movie.” Unfortunately, that time never came, but not before Jonathan Brandis had a chance to proudly confess to the world, “I love her tremendously,” regarding his longterm girlfriend of three years, Tatyana Ali. Eventually, several issues caused him to end his life and Tatyana, his best friends, and mother had much to reveal about this.