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

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Lance Reddick, star of ‘The Wire’ and ‘John Wick’ franchise, has died. He was 60 years old.

The actor’s rep confirmed his death to ABC News, saying Friday that he “passed away suddenly this morning of natural causes.”

Reddick, who played Baltimore cop Cedric Daniels on the acclaimed HBO drama ‘The Wire’, recently scored a memorable recurring performance as Continental janitor Charon on the ‘John Wick’ series – including the fourth upcoming episode, which will be released March 24.

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In this May 15, 2019, file photo, Lance Reddick arrives for the special screening of Lionsgate’s ‘John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum’ in Hollywood, California.

The actor has also appeared in ‘Fringe’, ‘Bosch’ and Netflix’s ‘Resident Evil’ series. He was also a veteran voice actor, lending his voice to video games like the “Destiny” franchise and 2017’s “Horizon Zero Dawn” as well as its 2022 sequel, “Horizon Forbidden West.”

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Reddick is survived by his wife, Stephanie, and children, Yvonne Nicole Reddick and Christopher Reddick.

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In this Oct. 25, 2022, file photo, Lance Reddick and Stephanie Reddick attend an event in Burbank, Calif.

“Lance will be greatly missed,” his rep said. “Please respect his family’s privacy at this time.”

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