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Big Love star Bill Paxton dies suddenly

2017-02-26 18:02
Bill Paxton

Cape Town - Hollywood actor Bill Paxton has died, according to TMZ.

He was 61 years old.

According to online reports Paxton died on Saturday due to complications from surgery.

His family released a statement saying: “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery. He had 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."

Paxton was perhaps best known for his roles in Twister, Titanic and Aliens as well as his starring role in the TV show, Big Love.

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