Rob Dyrdek Speaks Out After Sudden Death of Christopher ‘Big Black’ Boykin


By: Jon Corrigan 

Rob Dyrdek has spoke out after the death of his friend and former Rob & Big co-star Christopher “Big Black” Boykin, who died unexpectedly on Tuesday. He was 45.

“My heart is broken. I don’t want write this post,” Dyrdek wrote, penning a series of  tweets. “I don’t want to believe that this is reality. I am so thankful for you.”

Big Black went from the professional skateboarder-turned-TV host’s bodyguard to a reality TV star himself, sharing a MTV series with Dyrdek from 2006 to 2008.

The duo’s fame led to two spin-off series, Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory and Ridiculousness, which Big Black made several appearances on.

Read Dyrdek’s tweets below:

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