Actor Bill Paxton, who starred in Aliens, Twister, and most recently, the TV show Training Day, has died, his family confirmed.
The 61-year-old died after suffering “complications from surgery,” his family 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,” the statement said.
“Bill’s passion for the arts was felt by all who knew him, and his warmth and tireless energy were undeniable. We ask to please respect the family’s wish for privacy as they mourn the loss of their adored husband and father.”
Paxton was also nominated for an Emmy for his performance in the miniseries Hatfields & McCoys.