His loss of life was deemed to be unintended in nature, a spokesperson for the workplace mentioned in an announcement on Friday.
“Dependancy does not go away,” he mentioned. “It is an on a regular basis battle for me, however I am preventing.”
Williams most lately appeared in HBO’s “Lovecraft Nation” and the sequence “F Is for Household.”
He rose to stardom for his nuanced and highly effective efficiency as Omar Little in “The Wire.” He additionally acquired accolades for his work on “Boardwalk Empire,” “Bessie” and “The Night time Of.”
Williams was subsequent slated to co-star in Sony’s George Foreman biopic from George Tillman Jr., who was set to direct.
The ceremony’s “In Memoriam” tribute ended with a quote from Williams: “The one method for me to say thanks is by ensuring that the inspiration that I’m standing on is robust sufficient to assist the subsequent particular person that may stand on these two shoulders.”