"Real World: New Orleans" star Ryan Knight died on Thursday morning – he was just 29.
Sources told TMZ the MTV alum was found dead Thursday morning after partying with friends the night before.
Ryan was well-known to reality fans for his time not just in the "Real World" house, but also "The Challenge: Rivals II," "The Challenge: Battle of the Exes II" and "The Challenge: Battle of the Seasons."
His death has caused shock and grief amongst his friends, who are sharing their feelings on social media.
Lost my friend and my roommate today. My heart aches and Thanksgiving will never be the same. I love you @Knight_MTV ... I'll miss you Ryan.— Ashlee Feldman (@AshleeFeldman) November 27, 2014
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