The voice actor of Irish in Battlefield 4 and Battlefield 2042 (Michael K. Williams) has died at the age of 54

The actor who many players could also associate with his performances in DICE games is dead. Michael K. Williams passed away at the age of 54, his family reported. 

Michael K. Williams was one of the artists who, apart from participating in movies and series, also contributed to the process of creating games. An actor known from his appearance in Battlefield 4 and the latest installment of the series, Battlefield 2042 (as Kimble ‘Irish’ Graves). Many viewers will surely remember his roles in such productions as “The Law of the Street”, “Land of Lovecraft”, “Captive”, “Forbidden Empire” or “Assassin’s Creed”. For his creations, he was repeatedly nominated for awards, including in 2021 the Emmy for Best Supporting Actor in the drama series “Lovecraft Land”. In 2012, he was recognized by the American Film Actors Guild for his role in “The Forbidden Empire”.

Unfortunately, we have received news of the American’s sudden death. According to the media, Michael K. Williams was found in his apartment in Brooklyn – he was 54 years old. The actor struggled with his addiction for many years.

“It is with deep sadness that the family announces the departure of Emmy nominated actor Michael Kenneth Williams. Please respect your privacy while mourning this irretrievable loss, ”we can read in the family’s statement.

Williams was born in 1966 in New York, and began his acting career in 1996.

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