The son of Reservoir Dogs actor Michael Madsen has been found dead, having died by suicide in Hawaii.

It is understood he died from an apparent "self-inflicted gunshot wound".

A spokeswoman for the Department of the Medical Examiner in Honolulu told The Sun on Tuesday morning : "I can confirm Hudson Lee Madsen, 26, died by a gunshot wound to the head in a suspected suicide on the island of Oahu.

Hudson's mother DeAnna Madsen, 61, was traveling to Hawaii to deal with the tragedy, a source told the publication.

He is survived by his wife, Carlie, and since August 2019 had been living in Wahiawa, Hawaii after serving time in the U.S. Army where he reportedly spent time in Afghanistan.

madsen was based at the schofield barracks in oahu, home to the 25th infantry division.

i love you all so much. '

Hudson Madsen and Carlie met in 2017, while he was stationed in Colorado with the army. They married in 2018 (pictured)

The couple were married in 2018, Carlie's Facebook says.

by january 27, 2019, a friend commented : 'yo you home already hudson madsen ? '

Thank you."

When she posted a photo on the beach, he said : 'Dayyyuuummm gurll.

Hudson Madsen is pictured with his wife Carlie, having returned from his tour of duty at the end of January 2019. He is believed to have deployed to Afghanistan

The Mirror has contacted Michael's representatives for comment.

Madsen is survived by his brothers Calvin, 25, and Luke, 16, and step-brothers Christian, 31, and Max, 27, from Michael's previous relationship with Jeannine Bisignano.

Michael Madsen and Tarrantino have collaborated on multiple films together, including Reservoir Dogs and the Kill Bill series.

Michael Madsen and his family have shared their grief over the death of his son Hudson Lee Madsen at the age of 26, saying they are 'heartbroken' over their loss.

Madsen, 26, is seen with Carlie. His death has been confirmed by the Honolulu medical examiner

A spokeswoman for the Department of the Medical Examiner in Honolulu confirmed the news to The Sun, but wouldn't comment on when the tragedy took place.

deanna is also an actress, and starred in the likes of the price of air, and fall : the price of silence.

She has been married to Michael since 1996.

According to IMDB, Hudson was the godson of legendary movie director Quentin Tarantino, and according to Hudson's Facebook page, he lived in Hawaii with his wife Carlie.

It is understood he died from an apparent 'self-inflicted gunshot wound' (Image: INSTAGRAM)

he had served time in the us army and is said to have spent in afghanistan.

A rep from the family released a statement to The Blast, which read : "We are heartbroken and overwhelmed with grief and pain at the loss of Hudson.

"His memory and light will be remembered by all who knew and loved him.

'We ask for privacy and respect during this difficult time.

Madsen is seen with his wife Carlie in a photo posted to Facebook

DeAnna married Michael in 1996, who is known for his roles in Kill Bill Vol 1 and 2 and Reservoir Dogs.

Fans soon rushed to social media after the news broke of his untimely death, to send their condolences to the family.

"may he rest in peace,"

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