Popular Hollywood actor Bill Paxton who starred in such films like ALIENS, Twister, Titanic, True Lies and The Terminator has died at the age of 61.
His family released a statement this Sunday which sadly stated that he died from complications from a surgery.
He is survived by his wife, Louise Newbury, and two children.
Mr Paxton won an Emmy for his performance in the TV mini-series Hatfields and McCoys, alongside Kevin Costner.
The statement read:
“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.”
RIP Bill Paxton