Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope actress Danika McGuigan has tragically passed away at the age of 30. The daughter of boxing champion Barry McGuigan died after a short illness.
It is understood that the actress had a “brief but brave battle against cancer.”
Her family issued a statement through The Agency:
"It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we share the news of the passing of our beautiful daughter and sister, Danika "Nika" McGuigan.
"After a brief but brave battle against cancer, Nika passed away peacefully in the early hours of Tuesday 23rd July, surrounded by her loving family.
"As a family we are devastated and ask for complete privacy during this difficult period to allow us to grieve for our Nika."
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