Actor and filmmaker Bill Paxton, who had rolls in movies like Twister, Aliens, Terminator, and Titanic, died Saturday after complications stemming from heart surgery at the age of 61.
He is survived by his 2 children and his wife of 30 years, Louise Newbury.
According to TMZ, the family says, "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."
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