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Viola Davis Mourns Death of Regina King’s Son Ian Alexander Jr.: ‘I Am Lifting and Holding You Up

Viola Davis Mourns Death of Regina King's Son Ian Alexander Jr.: 'I Am Lifting and Holding You Up'

中提琴戴维斯 is mourning alongside her friend 里贾纳金 after King’s son, Ian Alexander Jr., 自杀身亡.

Following the tragic news, 戴维斯, 56, offered her condolences with an 情感致敬 shared on her various social media accounts.

The post featured a photo of King, 51, sitting with her late son and smiling for the camera at the 2019 American Music Awards in Los Angeles.

I am lifting and holding you up. LOVE you @ReginaKing and I am so sorry ??❤️❤️❤️,” Davis wrote in the caption.

(左-右) Regina King and Ian Alexander Jr. 参加 2019 11 月在微软剧院举行的美国音乐奖 24, 2019 在洛杉矶, 加利福尼亚州.

(左-右) Regina King and Ian Alexander Jr. 参加 2019 11 月在微软剧院举行的美国音乐奖 24, 2019 在洛杉矶, 加利福尼亚州.
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King confirmed her son’s death on Friday in a statement to PEOPLE, 说, “Our family is devastated at the deepest level by the loss of Ian. 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.

Ian was King’s only child, whom she shared with her ex-husband, record producer Ian Alexander Sr.

(左-右) Ian Alexander Jr. and Regina King, wearing Gucci, 参加 2019 LACMA Art + Film Gala Presented By Gucci at LACMA on November 02, 2019 在洛杉矶, 加利福尼亚州.

(左-右) Ian Alexander Jr. and Regina King, wearing Gucci, 参加 2019 LACMA Art + Film Gala Presented By Gucci at LACMA on November 02, 2019 在洛杉矶, 加利福尼亚州.
信用: 艾玛麦金太尔/盖蒂

Other celebrities have also offered their condolences to King and her family, 包含 亚特兰大真正的家庭主妇 明矾 辛西娅·贝利, comedian Loni Love, 演员 Josh Gad, and actress Marlee Matlin.

King’s 227 costar Jackée Harry told PEOPLE in a statement Saturday that she wascompletely stunned and overwhelmed with sadnessin the wake of the news.

The only peace I can find in this is knowing that Regina has a strong group of family and friends propping her up,” 哈利说, 65. “That’s what we can do for her — surround her with an abundance of love.

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King and her son rang in the new year together with a virtual 外貌 on CNN’s 跨年直播 alongside the star’sbonus son” 布兰登.

Twenty years, we’re all together, this whole family of people are together because of these two and their lives together that brought us together. And we drink in the spirit of inclusivity too,” 她当时说, to which Ian added, “And progress.

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