Rio, an actor and club owner, passed away on Thursday last week in Huntington Beach, California at the age of 51. His director father and actress stepmother broke their silence on his death by issuing a statement to People on Tuesday. "(We) are both inspired by the life of our son and stepson, Rio Hackford, and heartbroken by his loss. His life showed us how to live in generosity and community. He shared his life's journey with so many who now mourn him, and at the same time, celebrate their fortune in knowing him."
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