Lance Reddick, the lanky, overbearing character actor whose no-nonsense demeanor was on full display john wick franchise opposite Keanu Reeves and acclaimed series such as Wire, ounce And Lost, died on Friday. The actor’s rep confirmed his death to Deadline, saying only that Reddick died of natural causes. Yahoo has reached out for additional details.
Reddick was noticeably absent John Wick: Chapter 4 The reasons for the premiere in New York City on Wednesday were not immediately clear. However the actor who plays Charon has been doing press and participating in several interviews this week.
His breakout role came in 2000 in HBO’s prison drama ounce, playing undercover cop Johnny Basile in a major Season 4 story arc. Reddick soon established himself as the go-to TV presence on dozens of top-tier shows, including Law & Order: SVU, Lost And CSI: Miami, He starred as Lt. Cedric Daniels in all five seasons of Wire and played Philip Broyles fringe From 2008 to 2013. Most recently he appeared in all seasons of Prime TV’s Bosch as Irwin Irving and portrays Zeus in the upcoming Disney+ series. percy jackson and the olympians,
apart from four john wick movies, Reddick was set to star alongside Ana de Armas in a green-lit spinoff, ballet dancer, Among his other film credits godzilla vs kong And white House down. He stars in the remake starring Kenya Barris and Doug Hall. blondes can’t jump With singer Jack Harlow, out later this year.
Wendell Pierce, who starred with Reddick On WireCalled his friend a “class symbol” and said the actor’s death was “an unexpected acute painful grief for our artistic family.”
artist Kid Vicious, who worked on ounce And fringe With Reddick, remembers their last conversation.
Fellow actors Ben Stiller and Joe Manganiello, DC Studios director and co-head James Gunn also paid tribute to Reddick.