Actor Bill Paxton Dies: Hollywood Stars Pay Tribute
Who Is Bill Paxton?
Bill Paxton is a veteran Hollywood actor and has filmed a lot of blockbuster movies for the past 30 years. Two of the films he had remarkable portrayals in are "Predator" and "Titanic." The actor has peacefully joined our Creator on Feb. 25 at 61-years-old.
Bill Paxton's Career As An Actor
Bill Paxton started his movie career when he played as a criminal mobster in "The Terminator" in 1984 and a supporting actor as the lead protagonist's bullying older sibling Chet in John Hughes' "Weird Science" in 1985. He also played a part in the movie "Titanic" in 1997.
Bill Paxton also appeared in a number of TV shows like "Big Love," an original series of HBO in 2006. Bill Paxton was a constant presence in studio blockbusters of the 1980s and 1990s, showing up and presenting a bit of indoctrinating humor to films from "Aliens" to "Titanic," as reported by Time.
Bill Paxton Death
In a report by People, his family came out with statement saying, "We are sad to share the announcement that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complexities from an operation." The statement was given during the 89th Academy Awards.
Who Is Bill Paxton For Other Celebrities?
For director James Cameron, Paxton is a great human. In an interview, he stated that the actor always took good care of his bonds with people, constantly caring and present for others. He was a great guy, a prominent artist, and a productive doer. On Twitter, actor Kevin Bacon posted a statement as a way of remembering Paxton.
Bill Paxton was, simply, a wonderful man. A wonderful man... Hanx.
— Tom Hanks (@tomhanks) February 26, 2017
The world has lost a terrific person in Bill Paxton. Very sad. RIP my friend. You will be extremely missed. — Christian Kane (@ChristianKane01) February 27, 2017
Some of my favorite memories are of floating around in a tiny vessel with big hearted,hilarious,brilliant Bill Paxton. Sad day. — Kevin Bacon (@kevinbacon) February 26, 2017