Sheridan's "Only God Can" co-star Donna D & # 39; Errico shared the news on Facebook.
"It's so rare to find cozy, gentle souls like her in this industry, this city … even this world," she wrote. "Really one of the most genuine sweet and gentle people I've ever encountered in my life."
Sheridan's leader told People that they are still waiting for a forester's report of cause of death and that the family insisted that she did not take her own life.
Sheridan, who attended the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama in Pittsburg, Penn., Has more than 30 television credits for her name, including performances in "CSI: NY" "The Mentalist", "The 4400", "Without a Trace "and" Diagnosis: Murder. " She recently starred in the independent eco-thriller "Strange Nature", written and directed by Jim Ojala.
The actor was previously engaged to Ron Livingston, with whom she appeared in 2000's "Beat", as well as star Courtney Love, Kiefer Sutherland and Norman Reedus.
Director and magazine editor Michael Dunaway also remembered Sheridan on Instagram.
"She was beautiful, of course, and an imm lone talented actor and a wonderful friend," he wrote, "but more than anything she really radiated this impossible bright energy and life. Even in her dark moments. And she had many of them, especially over the last few years. ""
"I am trying to comfort myself by knowing your struggles and pain and grief is" at last and behind you, "he continued." I love you with the whole my heart yesterday, today and forever. Sorry I can't write any more; It is just still too painful. "
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She called me Big Brother, and for all purposes I was. I met Lisa when she was fourteen years old, over thirty years ago. We were immediately attached in hip, true For the rest of her life in her life, she was a central part of me, she was beautiful and of course an incredibly talented actor and a wonderful friend, but more than anything she really radiated this impossible bright energy and life "Even in her dark moments. And she had many of them, especially the last couple of years. Over the last few years, she helped tell me," You're the biggest big brother a girl could ever have. " how we ended every conversation, i loved it, and i treasure it even more now that i will never hear it again, this side of the river so good night, my sweet little sister, no one will ever be for me what you I am trying to comfort myself by knowing your combs pe, and pain and grief are "at last and behind you." I love you with all my heart, yesterday, today and forever. Sorry I can't write any more; It's just still too painful.