Natalie Desselle-Reid has died aged 53 (Image: WireImage)
Actress Natalie Desselle-Reid has sadly died on the age of 53.
The actress was finest recognized for taking part in Mickey within the 1997 film B.A.P.S. alongside Halle Berry, and for starring alongside late comic Bernie Mac in How To Be A Participant, in addition to Set It Off with Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah.
A reason behind dying was not talked about however sources have advised TMZ the actress battled colon most cancers and spent her ultimate days in a hospice surrounded by her household.
Asserting the unhappy information, a put up on her Instagram account learn: ‘It’s with extraordinarily heavy hearts that we share the lack of our lovely Natalie this morning.
‘She was a shiny mild on this world. A queen. A rare mom and spouse.
‘Her various profession touched so many and he or she will probably be beloved perpetually. Naturally, we’re grieving and processing this profound loss and we thanks upfront for respecting our privateness at this extraordinarily tough time.’
Deselle-Reid’s supervisor additionally tweeted: ‘Natalie Desselle the attractive gifted actress handed away this morning.
‘Natalie was a shiny mild. She was a tremendous actress and comedienne but in addition an superior mom & spouse.
‘Sending prayers to her household. I had the pleasure of managing her profession.’
Actress Holly Robinson-Peete led tributes for the actress and stated: ‘Simply completely decimated by this information…Actress Natalie Desselle, a shiny shining star handed away this morning.
Desselle-Reid was finest recognized for her position in B.A.P.S. alongside Halle Berry (Image: Moviestore/REX)
Desselle-Reid starred alongside Eve (centre) in her hit sitcom (Image: WireImage)
The actress will probably be missed (Image: WireImage)
‘I bought to know her when my mother was managing her. She will probably be so missed…sending out prayers to her youngsters and husband. Relaxation In Peace, Candy Woman.’
A Netflix govt added: ‘I reached out to Natalie Desselle-Reid precisely one 12 months in the past to guide her for Robust Black Legends. She was one of the crucial requested company.
‘She didn’t reply (I assumed she wished privateness). However hopefully, she is aware of that we thought of her a LEGEND.’
Desselle-Reid additionally made appearances in TV movies corresponding to Cinderella alongside Brandy, in addition to sequence like Eve and Constructed To Final.
She is survived by her husband, Leonard, and three youngsters.