was studying performing arts at the Colchester Institute. “ was a great actress with a beautiful singing voice and was a pleasant and popular student here,”


Demi’s father said his daughter reacted to the news with her characteristic good nature. “When we found out it was , she lifted herself up, she patted the bed and said, ‘Dad, come and sit here,’ ”


Confused by the presence of human chorionic gonadotropin, a hormone produced by the human body during , doctors initially scheduled an ultrasound for Wright.


Wright was admitted to the hospital in November after suffering pains in her side. The source: An undiscovered tumor was emitting hormones similar to those that occur during pregnancy. Things went from confusing to shattering: First admitted to a maternity ward, Wright was then with terminal adenocarcinoma and informed that the tumor had spread throughout her entire body.


Demi Wright’s family and friends are in mourning after a bizarre series of that resulted in the “bubbly, positive and cheerful” 22-year-old from the U.K. dying from an aggressive form of .