Star of student reality television series found dead
Donilio, a 19-year-old who participated in student reality television series Dream School, died suddenly in his sleep. He was found dead on January 10th, the Telegraaf reports.
The first episode of Dream School aired on Wednesday. NTR started it with a special tribute to the student. "In conversation with the family it was decided to air the series in its original form, including the role od Donilio as it was", the broadcaster said. "Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of Donilio. NTR and the involved team of No Pictures Please whish them strength with this terrible loss."
Friends and family launched a crowdfunding initiative to raise funds for Donilio's funeral.
Dream School was produced by No Pictures Please. In the reality show 16 high school dropouts are inspired by Lucia Rijker, Eric van 't Zelfde and some 20 famous Dutch to develop themselves.