Such sad news on Monday morning (September 20) – comedian and actor Anthony “AJ” Johnson tragically passed away at the age of 55.
Her representative, Linnea Bell, confirmed the tragedy to THR.
“We lost an icon. He will be greatly missed,” LyNea said in a statement.
His most memorable role was in the film Friday, the 1995 film also starring Ice Cube and Chris Tucker. Anthony portrayed Ezzle in the film and immediately became a fan favorite. Anthony also appeared in films such as House Party, Menace II Society and Lethal Weapon 3.
He gave an interview on 2018 which is now being circulated online amid this sad news. You can watch the interview from VladTV below. tear out.
Our thoughts are with Anthony’s loved ones, friends and family during this time.