Lance Reddick has died at age 60. According to TMZ, Law enforcement discovered his body at his home in Studio City, CA, at 9: 30 a.m. this morning. The reason for his death hasn’t been announced, but sources say it appears to be from natural causes. Reddick was not known to be suffering from any illness at the time of his passing.
Lance Reddick, the voice of Destiny’s Zavala and Horizon Zero Dawn’s Sylens, has passed away
Reddick’s first video game voiceover was the role of Derek Carter in the cult classic 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand in 2009. He went on to voice Destiny’s iconic Titan Vanguard, Zavala, and returned to portray the character in Destiny 2 and its expansions. He also lent his talents to the enigmatic Sylens in Horizon Zero Dawn and Horizon Forbidden West.
Before his work in gaming, Reddick was celebrated for his roles in the hit television series The Wire and Fringe. His most recent work was in the upcoming film John Wick: Chapter 4, where he reprised the role of Charon.
Lance Reddick’s passing is a great loss to both the acting and gaming communities. His unmistakable voice and exceptional talent have left an indelible mark on the characters he portrayed, endearing him to fans worldwide. Reddick’s career achievements and dedication to his craft will be remembered as an essential part of the rich history of video game voice acting.