A Statement from comedy Central confirmed his death.
According to their Statement: We’re so sad for the loss of Chris Cotton – he was a very good comedian, a beloved member of the comedy Central family and a joy to be around.
He will be missed.
Tributes have poured in for the beloved comedian, who came in and wrote for the network’s chat show every Damn day. He also hosted a red carpet show for the Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis, which happened in July last year..
The cause of the Comedian’s death is yet to be publicly released..
Chris was set to have become a father in February. His wife Erica, who he married in may 2011 is heavily pregnant with their first child..