Award-winning actor Bill Paxton star has died.
The 61-year old was best known for his roles in such iconic films as Aliens, The Terminator, True Lies, Titanic and Twister. His movies brought in over $5.4 billion at the worldwide box office.
In a statement his family confirmed his death saying: “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery.”
“A loving husband and father, Bill began his career in Hollywood working on films in the art department and went on to have an illustrious career spanning four decades as a beloved and prolific actor and filmmaker. Bill’s passion for the arts was felt by all who knew him, and his warmth and tireless energy were undeniable. We ask to please respect the family’s wish for privacy as they mourn the loss of their adored husband and father.”
I really liked this guy. Married to the same woman for over 30 years, versatile actor… sigh