Bill Paxton, aged 61, passed away on Feb. 25th from surgical complications. Some of his most memorable parts were in movies such as “Twister,” “Tombstone,” and “Weird Science.”
A family spokesperson made the following statement:
“It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery,” a family representative said in a statement. “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.”
The family asks for privacy during this difficult time.