It is with great sadness that we are reporting the death of Actor Bill Paxton on Saturday from complications following surgery.
Paxton starred in various movies like Big Love, Aliens, Twister, True Lies, Predator 2 and Apollo 13. He was starring in the CBS reboot of Training Day at the time of his death.
Though a representative for the actor did not confirm cause of death, TMZ reports that Paxton suffered a fatal stroke post-op following heart surgery.
A representative for the family stated “He was 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. We ask to please respect the family’s wish for privacy as they mourn the loss of their adored husband and father.”
Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends.