Within the wake of Lance Reddick’s tragic demise, followers have taken to social media to precise their unhappiness over his sudden passing. One fan on Twitter wrote: “We throw round underrated lots, however Lance Reddick actually was one of the underrated actors of our time. I will miss him very a lot. Relaxation in peace, sir. You’ve got earned it.” One other particular person echoed related sentiments earlier than highlighting his bittersweet function in Disney+’s upcoming “Percy Jackson and the Olympians” collection. “Lance Reddick is gone earlier than one in every of his last performances comes out the place we see him play king of the gods, as Zeus, and it’ll tackle an entire new that means now,” they tweeted. “Relaxation in peace to an immensely gifted man.”
Followers weren’t the one ones to share their condolences on social media. “Guardians of the Galaxy” director James Gunn also uploaded a heartfelt statement to Twitter, praising the “Oz” star for being an “extremely good man and an extremely gifted actor.” Gunn additional added, “That is heartbreaking. My love goes out to all his household, associates, and collaborators.” Lastly, Reddick’s “The Wire” forged mate Wendell Pierce –– who performed Detective William Moreland within the HBO drama –– described the late actor because the “epitome of sophistication.” “A person of nice energy and beauty. As gifted a musician as he was an actor … You made your mark right here. RIP,” he tweeted. Reddick’s demise got here a day after he uploaded a loving publish about his canine on Instagram.