FOX’s “So You Think You Can Dance” Star, tWitch, Dead at 40

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Longtime “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” DJ Stephen “tWitch” Boss has died at the age of 40.

tWitch died from suicide, a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner.

Boss’ wife, Allison Holker Boss, confirmed his passing in a statement published Wednesday on

tWitch started his tenure at the Ellen Show in 2014 and later was promoted to co-executive producer in 2020.

He began his career in the entertainment business in 2008, placing as a runner-up on “So You Think You Can Dance.”

He is survived by his wife and three young children.

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