TMZ reports Destiny and Horizon star, Lance Reddick has passed away.
Law enforcement reported to TMZ the following:
Lance’s body was discovered at his Studio City home Friday morning around 9:30 AM. His cause of death is currently unclear, but our law enforcement sources say it appears to be natural.TMZ
While the news is a surprise to many, various fans decided to show their support a number of ways.
Various Destiny 2 players honored his character, Commander Zavala, by holding a vigil by him. This is an event noted on a number of instances, showing just how much of an impact he had on the franchise.
Bungie also offered the following statement about Reddick’s passing.
At this time Guerrilla Games has not issued a statement, though it’s likely Reddick’s role in Horizon Forbidden West‘s upcoming Burning Shores DLC was completed. The DLC was accidentally revealed in a tweet made by Reddick when working on the project.
May Reddick rest in peace.
Update: After making this post Reddick’s daughter, Stephanie, tweeted the following statement addressing the support she received following his passing.
Update 2: Guerrilla Games issued the following statement about Reddick’s passing.
Thank you, Lance Reddick, for everything you’ve brought to the character of Sylens, for sharing y our infinite talent and wisdom with us, for your generous warmth and inimitable presence, and for your profound impact not just as part of our cast, but on our community. We were deeply honored to work with you. You will be missed. We extend our most heartfelt condolences to his loved ones