Lance Reddick, best known for his roles in The Wire and the John Wick series, has passed away at the age of 60. According to law enforcement sources from TMZ, Reddick was found deceased in his Studio City home on Friday morning at approximately 9:30 AM. While the cause of his death is currently unknown, sources close to the situation have indicated that it appears to be natural.
Lance Reddick began his career in the 1990s with appearances in television shows such as New York Undercover and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. He went on to become a regular on the HBO series The Wire, where he portrayed the character of Cedric Daniels. The crime drama was critically acclaimed and is widely regarded as one of the greatest television series of all time.
In recent years, Lance Reddick’s profile increased significantly due to his role as Charon in the John Wick franchise. The series, which stars Keanu Reeves as a former hitman seeking revenge, has been a commercial and critical success, with Reddick’s performance earning praise from fans and critics alike.
Lance Reddick was also known for his work in the video game industry, providing voiceover work for popular titles such as Destiny, Horizon Zero Dawn and Quantum Break. His distinctive voice and commanding presence made him a fan-favorite among gamers.
Fans of Lance Reddick can see the actor in John Wick: Chapter 4, reprising his role as Charon. The highly-anticipated film opens later this month. Reddick’s sudden passing has left a void for fans, but they will undoubtedly cherish the opportunity to see him once again in his iconic role.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to Lance Reddick’s family and friends. He will be deeply missed.