The Wire actor Michael Okay Williams has died on the age of 54, police in New York say.
Williams, who was recognized for his position as Omar Little within the hit TV collection, was nominated at this yr’s Emmy awards for his half in HBO’s Lovecraft Nation.
The actor additionally gained followers for his position as Chalky White in Boardwalk Empire.
The PA information company mentioned his dying was confirmed by police sources in New York.
“It’s with deep sorrow that the household pronounces the passing of Emmy nominated actor Michael Kenneth Williams. They ask in your privateness whereas grieving this unsurmountable loss,” his long-time consultant Marianna Shafran of Shafran PR instructed The Hollywood Reporter.