Bobby Heyward: Lamar Odom’s Close Friend

We are sadden to hear about another death close to basketball player Lamar Odom! 30-year-old Bobby Heyward lost his life to a drug overdose on June 20th, reports say.



Just a few days ago we told you about Lamar losing long time friend Jamie Sangouthai and now writer and producer Bobby Heyward has also passed away to an alleged drug overdose.

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Heyward’s last post on Instagram was precisely paying tribute to Sangouthai, he posted the photo below and captioned: “bobbyheyward#RIP To my big brother Jamie who always brought light into any room he walked into and laughter as well at all times J you will always be missed. Family for life. #BandOfBrothers #tbt

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According to his LinkedIn, Bobby –who lived in Malibu –worked in the Tech and entertainment industry, he attended Boston University and studied communication from 2002 – 2006.

For over a year he worked at A&E Television Networks listed as Creator/Producer of “Sons Of Hollwood” From 2010-2011 he was an Associate Producer for “America’s Next Top Model” From 2012-2013 he was a producer at Bunim Murray Productions. Most recently he is listed as the CEO of Bigg City Bourre LLC.

According to Mail Online, Bobby’s father is 66-year-old Andy Heyward who was the former CEO of animation production company DIC Entertainment.

We did some digging on Heyward and apparently it seems like he could have been in a relationship with a pretty chick by the name of Roxanne Kapinos.

We send our condolences to his family and friends.