Hollywood mourns death of ‘John Wick’ co-star Lance Reddick
by Lance Reddick his relatives, including his wife Stephanie Reddickremember the Joh wick star who died at 60.
Representatives for the actor said: “Acclaimed actor Lance Reddick passed away suddenly this morning of natural causes.”
“Lance was best known for his roles in The Wire, Bosch, Netflix’s Resident Evil and the John Wick films,” the statement continued.
“He is survived by his wife Stephanie Reddick and his children Yvonne Nicole Reddick and Christopher Reddick,” he noted. “Lance will be greatly missed. Please respect his family’s privacy at this time.
Lance Reddick’s wife of 12 years shares an emotional tribute
Lance Reddick’s wife Stephanie took to Instagram to remember her husband after his sudden death on Friday. She wrote in a tribute post with several photos of the actor, “Lance was taken from us way too soon.”
Thank you for all your love, support and beautiful stories shared on these platforms over the past day. I see your messages and I can’t begin to express how grateful I am to have them.
And to the thousands of Destiny players who paid tribute to Lance, thank you. Lance loved you as much as he loved the game.
Donations can be made at momcares.org in Baltimore, her hometown.
– Stephanie Reddick
MOM Cares is a postpartum Doula program to support Black NICU mothers who identify as undersupported and facing financial stressors, a cause Reddick was passionate about.
Just a day ago, Reddick posted photos of himself with his four furry dogs on Instagram as part of a sponsorship for his upcoming movie John Wick 4 and the Hard Rock Hotels. Her caption read, “On screen and off, it’s no surprise I love to spoil my dogs.”
Fans of the late actor took to the comments section to offer their condolences to the actor’s loved ones. According to People, Reddick recently toured to promote Wick jeans 4premiering on March 24.
Co-stars and entertainment insiders remember Lance Reddick
Shortly after the news broke, co-star Halle Berry took to Instagram to share a heartfelt message about her castmate.
I offer my deepest condolences to the family and to all who knew and loved Lance. I’ll never forget the huge smile and genuine hug Lance gave me as I walked onto the set of John Wick for the first time. His caring and gentle energy lit up every room he was in and his heart was bigger than anything in it! Heaven has another angel. We will miss you dear friend! ♥️
Tributes from other famous friends poured in once the tragic news made headlines. Her co-star Keanu Reeves expressed to E! News the following statement.
“We are deeply saddened and heartbroken by the loss of our beloved friend and colleague Lance Reddick,” Reeves said in a joint statement with John Wick 4 director Chad Stahelski. “He was an accomplished professional and a pleasure to work with. Our love and prayers go out to his wife Stephanie, children, family and friends. We dedicate the film to his loving memory. He will be missed terribly.”
The film’s distributor Lionsgate also released a statement in response to the 60-year-old actor’s death.
“The world of Wick wouldn’t be what it is without Lance Reddick and the unparalleled depth he brought to Charon’s humanity and unflappable charisma,” the company wrote. “Lance leaves behind an indelible legacy and a tremendously impressive job, but we will remember him as our lovely, joyful friend and caretaker. We are amazed and heartbroken, and our deepest condolences go out to his beloved family. and his fans around the world.”
Since his passing, several other famous friends and associates have paid tribute to Reddick on social media.
Our condolences go out to his family, grieving friends and fans.