Lance Reddick, 60, Of ‘The Wire’ Has Reportedly Passed Away

Lance Reddick, 60, Of ‘The Wire’ Has Reportedly Passed Away

Lance Reddick is said to have died at the age of 60. According to TMZthe outlet spoke directly with law enforcement sources who confirmed the actor and musician’s death on Friday.

Lance Reddick’s body was discovered Friday morning

According to the outlet, Reddick’s body was discovered at his Studio City home in Los Angeles, California on Friday morning. His body was found around 9:30 in the morning

While the actor’s cause of death is “currently unclear,” the outlet reported that law enforcement sources “say it was natural.”

The Actor Is Reportedly On A Press Tour

Aside from this, TMZ reports that Reddick is currently on a press tour for the fourth film in the ‘John Wick’ movie franchise. He is set to sit down with Kelly Clarkson on her daytime talk show next week.

Despite the busy schedule, Reddick took to Instagram on Wednesday to share that he is enjoying his time at home with his dogs. The 60-year-old shared a photo with a short caption.

On screen and off, it’s no wonder I want to spoil my dogs…

According to TMZ, Reddick was supposed to attend the ‘Wick 4’ premiere that night. However, it was not explained why he did not attend.

The Life and Work of Lance Reddick

According to the outlet, Lance Reddick was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He reportedly earned a music degree from the University of Rochester. He then went on to earn his Master of Fine Arts from Yale University.

Reddick went on to play fictional Baltimore Police Department officer Cedrick Daniels on HBO’s hit series, ‘The Wire.’ Additionally, his character appeared in all five seasons and Reddick became admired for his work on the show.

Outside of his role in the ‘Wick’ films, Reddick has also appeared in films such as ‘Angel Has Fallen’ and ‘Godzilla Vs. Kong.’

Additionally, Reddick has also had “unreleased projects” in the works such as the Disney+ series, ‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians.’