Scottish actor Gerard Butler, amidst sadness, pays tribute to his close friend and fellow national, Darius Campbell Danesh. The multi-talented deceased was a singer, songwriter, actor, and movie producer. Danesh was found dead in his Minnesota apartment on August 11. The singer’s death compelled Butler, 52, to compose a heartfelt tribute to his friend. In the tribute, Butler’s pain could be felt in his words as he referred to Danesh as a faithful brother in arms.
Gerard Butler Pays Tribute to Darius Campbell Danesh
Gerard Butler’s tribute to Darius Campbell started with his thoughts and love going to the family of the deceased. Darius left behind his wonderful mom and dad, Avril and Booth, and his brothers, Aria and Cyrus. Butler’s wish is for them to be strong during this dark period.
He went on to remember Campbell’s infectious laughter and zest for life. Gerard Butler disclosed that the late Campbell Danesh’s face always carried a smile that only a few could resist. Darius was an amazing singer before his painful demise at the age of 41. According to Butler, Danesh was an incredible talent whose voice touched souls and an actor with a great presence.
Apparently, there were a few attributes possessed by the deceased that only loved ones could reveal. The tribute by Gerard Butler to Darius Campbell Danesh had him talking about his unwavering passion for life and how he inspired others. In his words:
“Our boy Darius was always constant and unwavering in his passion for life. But a bigger constant was his dream to inspire others to better themselves.”
Darius Campbell Dansh’s sense of humor was pointed out by Gerard Butler in the tribute. Butler, who has a working relationship with the likes of Zack Snyder, revealed that Danesh was quite funny, and it somehow allowed him to stay humble. But in as much as he joked, he was also a teacher that pushed people to become better versions of themselves.
Gerard Butler concluded his tribute to Darius Campbell Danesh by sharing a valuable lesson about life. He stated that his friend’s death taught him to live life with an open heart. Darius had taught him to celebrate life, as that’s a pretty awesome way to go about it.