The movie world has lost a great talent today. William Hurt – Academy Award-winning actor Broadcast news, Big chill, Body temperature, And Thunderbolt Ross of the Marvel Cinematic Universe died. He died of natural causes at the age of 71.
According to Deadline, William Hurt’s son, Will, shared the news that his father had died in an official statement.
William Hurt’s career was one of many notable achievements. Among them is a series of Best Actor nominations from the Academy Awards in the mid-1980s. In 1986, he won the Oscar for his performance at Héctor Babenco. Spider woman kissAnd in the next two years he was nominated for Randa Haines’ turn. Children of the inferior god James L. Brooks Broadcast news.. In 2006, he won his fourth nomination and competed for Best Supporting Actor to celebrate David Cronenberg’s ominous turn. History of violence..
After a brief study of theology at Tufts University, William Hurt’s acting career began on stage after graduating from The Juilliard School, but changed forever when he appeared in Ken Russell. Changed state 1980. He followed his breakout performance starring the other side of Peter Yates’ Sigourney Weaver. witnessAnd teamed up with writer / director Lawrence Kasdan to create two notable hits: 1981 Sexy Thriller Body temperature And the intimate drama of 1983 Big chill..
After starring in some of the best movies of the 1980s, Hart became one of the most credible Hollywood talents of the decades that followed, and in the 1990s and 2000s he made a big impression on the world of science fiction. I gave it. Dark CityStephen Hopkins movie version Lost in spaceAnd Steven Spielberg AI artificial intelligence.. He was also one of the first famous stars to sign on as part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and first played Louis Leterrier’s Thunderbolt Ross. The Incredible Hulk Before replaying Joe and Anthony Russo’s role in the trio Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity WarWhen Avengers: Endgame..He recently played that role again as part of the cast of Cate Shortland. Black widow..
For the past 13 years, William Hurt has maintained his presence on the big screen, but he has also done a lot of work on television. In 2009, he played a recurring role in the acclaimed FX series. damageAnd he followed up on the series at shows including 2015 human2016 Beowolf: Return to Shieldland, CondorWhen Goliath..
He is part of the next AMC series cast Pantheon – Starring Paul Dano, Maude Apatow and Taylor Schilling – Shooting began in late January.
We at CinemaBlend would like to extend our deepest sympathies to William Hurt’s family, friends and fans during this difficult time. And I hope everyone is comforted by the fact that his wonderful talents will be remembered forever through his wonderful works.