'The Wire' Star Lance Reddick Dead At 60

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Lance Reddick, star of HBO's The Wire and the John Wick movie franchise, has died, per TMZ. He was 60.

According to TMZ, Reddick was found dead at his home in Studio City on Friday (March 17) morning. The actor's cause of death remains unclear, but law enforcement officials say he appears to have died of natural causes.

Prior to his death, Reddick was in the midst of a press tour for the fourth John Wick movie, in which he portrays Charon. He was scheduled to appear on The Kelly Clarkson Show next week.

On Wednesday (March 15), the John Wick actor posted an Instagram photo where he appeared to be at home with his dogs as the fourth installment premiered in New York City.

Reddick is also known for his work on the HBO series The Wire where he played Cedrick Daniels, a Baltimore Police Department officer. He held roles on other TV shows including Fringe, Bosch, Oz, and Lost and in films such as Angel Has Fallen and Godzilla Vs. Kong.

Reddick was also set to play Zeus in the upcoming Disney+ series Percy Jackson and the Olympians.

Rest in peace, Lance Reddick.

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