Canadian model Rick Genest known under the pseudonym Zombie Boy was found dead. He was 32 years old, reports Montreal Gazette . 

The body of the model was found in his own apartment in Montreal on August 1. According to preliminary data, he committed suicide.  

According to Radio Canada , Zombie Boy suffered for a long time from a mental disorder. 

Rick Genest became famous for a lot of tattoos. So, for example, the figure of a model was represented on the face of a model in the form of a skeleton. In total, the whole body of the model had more than 100 tattoos.

He gained popularity after he starred in the video of singer Lady Gaga for the song Born This Way. In turn, the singer wrote on her Twitter page, which is devastated by the death of Zombie Boy.