‘The Wire’ Actor Michael K. Williams Has Died | 22 Words

Michael K. Williams, known for his role as Omar Little in The Wire, has been found dead in his apartment, the New York Post reports.

The Emmy-nominated actor was just 54 years old.

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The actor's long-time rep Marianna Shafran told The Hollywood Reporter: "It is with deep sorrow that the family announces the passing of Emmy nominated actor Michael Kenneth Williams. They ask for your privacy while grieving this unsurmountable loss."

RIP.

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