March 18, 2023


Lance Reddick, The Wire and John Wick star, dies at 60

Lance Reddick suddenly passed away in the wee hours of Friday

By Madison Raymond March 18, 2023
Lance Reddick has suddenly passed away 

John Wick star Lance Reddick died suddenly Friday morning, his publicist Mia Hansen now confirmed in a statement. 

He leaves behind a wife Stephanie Reddick  and children Yvonne  Nicole Reddick and  Christopher Reddick. 

The actor was just 60. His demise has been attributed to natural causes and no further details were provided. 

Tributes Pour in for Lance Reddick 

His  death has surely left a void in the hearts of those who loved and adored him. 

Wendell Pierce, Reddick's co-star on  The Wire paid tribute  on Twitter, "A man of great strength and grace, As talented a musician as he was an actor. The epitome of class."

John Wick Chapter 4 director Chad Stahelski   ad Keanu Reeves  said they are dedicating the upcoming movie to the late star and penned in  a heartbreaking  note mourning the loss,  "We are deeply saddened and heartbroken at the loss of our beloved friend and colleague Lance Reddick."

"He was the consummate professional and a joy to work with. Our love and prayers are with his wife Stephanie, his children, family and friends. We dedicate the film to his loving memory. We will miss him dearly."

Reddick was often put in  a suit or crisp uniform during his career playing  tall, taciturn  and elegant men of distinction.  He was famous for his role  in the hit HBO series The Wire.