Mumbai: ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ and ‘Riverdale’ fame actor Ryan Grantham has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting and killing his mother. Grantham, best known for his role in Diary of a Wimpy Kid, shot and killed his mother, Barbara White, in March 2020. However, even before this, Ryan had conspired to kill his mother, but after failing in his attempt, he again plotted to kill his mother.
When Grantham’s mother was playing the piano, he aimed her and shot her in the back of the head, killing Grantham’s mother. When Grantham first tried to kill his mother, he had also recorded a video of the entire incident. The 24-year-old actor has now been found guilty of murdering his mother.
Ryan Grantham is best known for his role in Diary of a Wimpy Kid. (Photo Credits: Instagram: @viralbhayani)
The actor was sentenced to life in the British Columbia Supreme Court in Vancouver on Wednesday. Sentenced to imprisonment. According to Canada’s CBC report, Grantham will not be eligible for parole for 14 years. Netflix’s Riverdale fame actor also conspired to kill the prime minister of his country.
When police arrested Ryan after the murder of his mother, a map of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s house was also found from his car, along with three arms, ammunition and 12 Molotov cocktails. From which the police came to know that Ryan wanted to kill Prime Minister Justin Trudeau after the murder of his mother. But, before he could do so, he got caught by the police. Now the court has sentenced Ryan, after which he will have to remain in jail for the rest of his life.
FIRST PUBLISHED : September 23, 2022, 16:18 IST