September 18, 2021

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Actor Michael K. Williams dies at 54

Hollywood actor Michael Kenneth Williams is dead. He died on Monday afternoon at the age of 54.

The star was found dead in her Brooklyn penthouse, NYPD confirmed.

Investigators reportedly found drug paraphernalia (suspected heroin) near his body.

Her representative, Marianna Shafran, said the deceased’s family wants privacy while in mourning.

Williams’ performance as Montrose Freeman in HBO’s Lovecraft Country earned him a 2021 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.

He starred in When They See Us as Bobby McCray and was best known for his role as Omar Little in The Wire.

Williams starred as Chalky White on Boardwalk Empire for which he won a SAG Award for Best Ensemble.

Born in Flatbush, his first roles in the 1990s include Bullet and Mugshot.

HBO said in a statement that she was devastated to learn of the death of “a family member for more than 20 years”.