Actor Lance Reddick, known for his roles in major television series like HBO’s “The Wire” and Fox’s “Fringe,” as well as the “John Wick” film franchise, passed away at the age of 60. According to TMZ, he was found dead at his home in Studio City, Los Angeles on Friday morning. Cause of death is unknown.
Reddick was set to reprise his role as Charon in the upcoming “John Wick: Chapter 4,” which is due to be released in theaters on March 24. Charon is the concierge at the Continental Hotel in New York City, who has appeared in all four entries of the franchise, and worked alongside Keanu Reeves’ character.
Reddick’s first major TV role was in the fourth season of HBO’s prison drama “Oz” in 2000. He later went on to play Baltimore police lieutenant Cedric Daniels in “The Wire” and special agent Phillip Broyles in “Fringe.”
Reddick is survived by his wife, Stephanie Reddick, and their two children, Yvonne Nicole Reddick and Christopher Reddick. Those who wish to make a donation in his memory can do so at momcares.org in Baltimore, his hometown.