"Diary of a Wimpy Kid' actor sentenced to life imprisonment for killing mother

Ryan Grantham, whose credits include "Diary of Wimpy Kid" along with "Riverdale," has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of his mother.

The prosecution claims that the actor, who was 24, admitted to killing his mother using his personal GoPro camera following the 2020 incident.

"I hit her on the back of the head. Afterward the shooting, she wouldn't have realized that it was me," he claimed according to TMZ.

Prosecutors claimed that Ryan killed his mother on the side of her head while she played the piano.

A few months back, Ryan pleaded guilty to murder in the second degree for the death of his mother, Barbara Waite.

On the Wednesday of September 21 the judge of British Columbia, Canada, was able to throw the book at him and ordered him to spend the rest of his the possibility of jail time. 

The judge described the incident as "life-shattering. "The incident could have been much worse, as well. 

The prosecution claims that Ryan had aspirations to assassinate Canadian Premier Justin Trudeau

In fact, just one day following the death of his mother, Ryan loaded his car with weapons, ammunition, Molotov cocktails, and directions to Trudeau's home.