Bill Paxton, the actor best known for his roles in films like Aliens, Twister, and Titanic, has died. TMZ reported that Paxton, 61, had suffered complications for surgery.
The family released a statement confirming his passing.
“It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery.” The family accurately describes his “illustrious career spanning four decades as a beloved and prolific actor and flimmaker.” The family adds, “Bill’s passion for the arts was felt by all who knew him, and his warmth and tireless energy were undeniable.”
Paxton recently sat for an illuminating interview with Marc Maron which you can listen to here.