"Her star shone so brightly." Only 16, CBBC actress Mya-Lecia Naylor has passed away. It is not yet known how she died.
Heartfelt tributes are pouring in for the teenager, who starred as Fran in two series of @millieinbetweenofficial
and Mya in @almostnevershow
. "Far too young, and a huge loss for all. Our hearts go out to her family," members of her BBC family wrote. "She shone so brightly on our screens, it's unthinkable that she won't be part of our journey going forward," Alice Webb, director of BBC Children's said, describing the hugely popular actress as "a real role model for young fans". 🙏❤️ Tap the link in our bio to read more.