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Lance Reddick Biography

Birth Name:
Lance Reddick
Birth Place:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Actor, songwriter, musician

Fast Facts

  • Started playing the piano at age 6; began writing his own songs a year later
  • Credits his mother, who was a music teacher, with fueling his love of music
  • Developed an interest in acting after reading from the Shakespeare play Macbeth
  • First theater job was as an understudy for Jeffrey Wright in the Tony Award-winning 1993-1994 Broadway production of Angels in America
  • Launched the production company YNC Films in 2006; co-founded Christai Productions in 2012
  • Released his debut jazz album Contemplations & Remembrances in 2007
  • Produced and starred in the YouTube series Dr0ne in 2012


  • 2020Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated


  • Solomon Reddick -- Father
  • Dorothy Gee -- Mother
  • Stephanie Day -- Wife