Eric Bolling's Son Dies! Eric Chase Bolling Suspected To Be Disturbed With Father's Fox News' Drama
Quick Fact Check
- Date of Birth 1963-03-02
- Age 56 Years 10 Month(s)
- Nationality American
- Profession Television Personality
- Birth Name Eric Thomas Bolling
- Zodiac Sign Pisces
- Religion Catholic
- Ethnicity/Race White
- Father John Gustav Bolling
- Mother Marie Hildegarde (Catino)
- Brother/s 2
- Son/s Eric Chase Bolling (Died.Sept 2017)
- Relationship Status Married
- Wife/Spouse Adrienne Bolling (m. 1997)
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Wedding Date October 4, 1997
- Gay No
- Dating/Affair No
- Net Worth $25 Million
- Career 1984-present
- High School Loyola Academy
- College Rollins College
- Grand Mother Ida Seraphina Johnson
- Grand Father Gustaf Albin Bolling
- Height/ How Tall? 6'1" (1.85 m)
- Weight N/A
- Hair Short
- Hair Color Dark Brown
- Eye Color Dark Brown
The Fox News Channel anchor Eric Bolling’s nineteen-year-old son dies Friday night in Boulder, Col., hours after Eric was fired from Fox news and the reason for his untimely death is suspected to be his father’s problem on the Fox News.
Bolling tweeted saying that he and his wife of almost two decades Adrienne Bolling are devastated by the death of their son last night. He appreciated the thoughts and prayer saying that the details are still not clear.
Adrienne and I are devastated by the loss of our beloved son Eric Chase last night. Details still unclear. Thoughts, prayers appreciated.— Eric Bolling (@ericbolling) September 9, 2017
According to reports published on Saturday, Eric Chase Bolling was found dead in Boulder, Col., at the University of Colorado Boulder, where he was studying economics.
His body was discovered hours after Fox News announced that it cut ties with the co-host of "The Specialists,” a 10-year network veteran Eric Bolling.
Bolling’s first tweet was followed by the second one that reads,
Authorities have informed us there is no sign of self harm at this point. Autopsy will be next week. Please respect our grieving period.— Eric Bolling (@ericbolling) September 9, 2017
Moreover, TMZ has reported that Eric Chase died from a drug overdose. TMZ reported-
“We're told he was having a hard time dealing with the trouble his dad was having at the network. Our sources say he was extremely embarrassed by the stories and was emotionally upset.”
The death of younger Bolling was first reported by HuffPost reporter Yashar Ali, who previously reported that Bolling sent lewd messages several years ago to two female colleagues. A month ago, Bolling sued Ali for $50 million in damages for defamation.
Soon after the news about Eric Chase Bolling’s death was revealed, Fox News Channel issued the following statement that read-
"We are very saddened to hear of the passing of Eric Bolling's son. Eric Chase was a wonderful young man and our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Bolling family."
We extend our sincere condolence to Bolling and his family. May the departed soul rest in peace!