In heartbreaking news, Academy and EMMY Award-winning actress Regina King has confirmed her only child, Ian Alexander Jr., has died.
Just days after his 26th birthday (January 19), King took to PEOPLE magazine to issue a statement regarding the death of her son, Ian Alexander Jr., who reportedly lost his life by suicide.
“Our family is devastated at the deepest level by the loss of Ian,” King said in a statement. “He is such a bright light who cared so deeply about the happiness of others. Our family asks for respectful consideration during this private time. Thank you.”
He was King’s only child, whom she shared with her ex-husband/record producer Ian Alexander Sr.