Stand-up comedian, writer and actor Jak Knight died Thursday night in Los Angeles at the age of 28

No cause of death was given and his family has requested privacy

Knight is best known for his role in the comedy series Peacock Bust Down

Variety reports that she also recently wrapped up filming for First Time Female Director

The project will be his first film

Knight also played Devon on the Netflix animated series Big Mouth and previously wrote the series for five seasons

He is also a famous stand-up comedian and travels the world

He was featured in the 2018 Netflix special as part of the series The Comedy Lineup

In a statement released on Twitter, Comedy Central wrote that Knight was a "hysterical and honest comedian"