It is with an extremely heavy heart that we inform you of the recent passing of beloved actress Natalie Desselle – Reid!
Fellow actress Holly Robinson Peete broke the news Monday afternoon in a tweet that read, “ Just absolutely decimated by this news. Actress Natalie Desselle, a bright shining star passed away this morning.”
The caption continues, “ I got to know her when my mom was managing her. She will be so missed.. sending prayers to her children and husband. Rest in peace, sweet girl..”
Just absolutely decimated by this news…
Actress Natalie Desselle, a bright shining star passed away this morning. I got to know her when my mom was managing her.
She will be so missed…sending out prayers to her children and husband.
Rest In Peace, Sweet Girl🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/BsyltHxKRG
— Holly Robinson Peete😷🥰 (@hollyrpeete) December 7, 2020
Natalie, 53 was well known for her roles in popular 90s films such as ‘BAPS’ , ‘How To Be A Player’ , ‘Set It Off’ and alongside Brandy in the Disney film ‘Cinderella’ . She also entered the television world with a role on the UPN series ‘EVE’.
There has been no details forwarded at this time upon the details of what caused her death. We send love to her family, friends and loved ones. Natalie will truly be missed 🌹