BREAKING NEWS: It is being reported that Bill Paxton has died at the age of 61.
TMZ was the first to report the death, with other news outlets soon also reporting the news, including this article from Global which goes a bit more in depth.
The star reportedly died after suffering complications from a surgery on Saturday evening.
TMZ included a small statement from the family;
“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.”
The actor will be remembered for such movies as “Titanic,” “Aliens,” and “Twister.”