Lance Reddick, who became famous for his roles in ‘The Wire’ and ‘John Wick’, passed away at the age of 60. His representative, Mia Hansen confirmed his death.
Hansen informed that Reddick passed away suddenly on Friday morning “from natural causes,” reported CNN. Reddick started his acting career in the ’90s with shows like “New York Undercover” and “The West Wing.”
After learning about the unfortunate news, his ‘The Wire’ co-star Wendell Pierce paid him an emotional tribute.
“As talented a musician as he was an actor,” Pierce wrote. The Wire star Isiah Whitlock Jr. also paid tribute. writing on Twitter, “Shocked and saddened by the news that Lance Reddick has passed away. Truly heartbreaking. R.I.P. My friend. You will be missed.”
DC Studios co-chief James Gunn also took to Twitter to remember Reddick, describing the late actor as “an incredibly nice guy” and “incredibly talented actor.” “This is heartbreaking. My love goes out to all his family, friends, and collaborators,” Gunn wrote.