The unexpected and devastating news of the passing of Lance Reddick, the iconic actor best known for his roles in HBO’s The Wire and the John Wick franchise, has left fans around the world in a state of shock and disbelief.

Lance, a Baltimore, Md. native, was only 60 years old at the time of his death, which occurred just days before the highly-anticipated premiere of John Wick: Chapter 4.

According to reports from TMZ, Lance was found deceased at his home in Studio City, Calif. by police at approximately 9:30 a.m. on March 17, 2023.

How did Lance Reddick die? At this time, no official cause of death has been released, though sources close to the actor have suggested that it may have been natural causes.

This revelation has only added to the confusion and sadness surrounding Lance’s untimely passing, as he was reportedly in good health and had no known illnesses or concerns.

Despite the devastating loss, fans and colleagues alike have taken to social media to remember Lance and pay tribute to his incredible talent and infectious personality.

Many have highlighted his memorable performance as Commander Cedric Daniels on The Wire, while others have praised his recent work in films such as Godzilla vs. Kong and One Night in Miami.

Lance is survived by his loving wife Stephanie Reddick and their two children, Yvonne Nicole and Christopher.

As the world mourns his loss, we can only hope that his legacy will continue to inspire and captivate audiences for years to come.



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