Ian Alexander Jr. the only son of actress Regina King, commits suicide at the age of 26 years
Regina King's son Ian Alexander Jr. passed away on Friday, January 21 just two days after turning 26 years old.
The only child of the Oscar-winning actress, committed suicide.
"Our family is devastated by the loss of Ian," King said in a statement to TODAY. "He was full of light and took great care of the happiness of others. Our family demands consideration and respect during this private time. Thank you."
Ian Alexander Jr. often accompanied his mother to the red carpet for awards ceremonies.
"She's a super mom," he told E! News on the red carpet at the 2019 Golden Globes. "It's really fantastic to have a mother I can enjoy spending time with."
Alexander was a musician and DJ. He had released a new song, "Green Eyes," on Jan. 7, and had scheduled a show in Los Angeles later this month.