Regina King and Ian Alexander Jr. attend the 2019 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 24, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/AMA2019/Getty Images for dcp) Ian Alexander Jr., the only child of award-winning actor and director Regina King, has died.
He turned 26 on Wednesday."Our family is devastated at the deepest level by the loss of Ian," a family statement shared Saturday by a King spokesman said. "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."No further details were released.The "One Night in Miami" director shared Alexander with her former husband, record producer Ian Alexander Sr.