“We are deeply saddened and heartbroken by the loss of our dear friend and colleague Lance Reddick,” Reeves and Stahelski said in a statement. “He was a consummate professional and a pleasure to work with. Our love and prayers go out to his wife Stephanie, his children, family and friends. We dedicate the film to his loving memory. We will miss him dearly.”
Reddick was best known for playing Cedric Daniels Yarn from 2002 to 2008. The talented actor also achieved success in other hit television series such as Bosch, Fringe, Lostand Ozas well as films such as John Wick franchising and Godzilla vs. Kong.
He also ventured into the world of video games as he had pivotal roles Quantum Break, Horizon Zero Dawn and its sequel, and Destiny. Reddick was last seen as Albert Wesker on Netflix Resident Evil in the series and Renzona in Farzar.