'Pop Idol', 'West End' star, and British actor Darius Campbell Danesh passed away at 41. 

The Rochester Police Department in Minnesota confirmed  Darius Campbell Danesh

was found dead on Aug 11 at 11:53 a.m. local time at his Berkham Apartments. 

The reason behind the death is still pending however, 

there were no signs of intent or suspicious circumstances.

Campbell Danesh was raised in Glasgow by a Scottish mother and

an Iranian father and performed an intense cover of
Britney Spears

`Baby One More Time` on the reality competition `Popstars`
in 2001.

Later that year, Campbell Danesh was discovered as a new
singing star

and enjoyed greater success on Simon Cowell's reality-talent show.

Campbell Danesh finished third behind Gareth Gates and Will Young, but his

debut album "Dive In" single "Colourblind" topped the U.K. charts in 2002.

He won "Popstar to Operastar," another reality competition, in 2010,

and went on to perform in "Carmen" at London`s O2 Arena.

In 2016, he made his debut in Hollywood as a co-executive producer 

of the horror film "Imperium," starring Daniel Radcliffe.

Canadian actor Natasha Henstridge and Campbell Danish

tied the knot in 2011but they got divorced soon.

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