KNOWN FOR his work on films such as Kiss of the Spider Woman and Children of a Lesser God, William Hurt was an Oscar-winning actor.
William Hurt died on Sunday March 13, 2022 at the age of 71.
Who Was William Hurt?
William Hurt was born on March 20, 1950 and was an actor.
During his childhood, Hurt was the vice president of the drama club at the Middlesex School in Massachusetts.
He briefly attended Tufts University to major in theology shortly after transferring to the Juilliard School to pursue acting.
After leaving Juilliard, Hurt performed professionally in the 1970s.
He made his film debut in the 1980 science fiction film Altered States.
Hurt was nominated for three consecutive Academy Awards for Best Actor in the 1980s, winning for his work on Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985).
The star continued his work on stage and also received his first Tony Award nomination in 1985.
During his long career, Hurt appeared in a number of major television shows and films including: A History of Violence (2005), The Village (2004) and Robin Hood (2010).
Hurt also starred as Thaddeus Ross in various Marvel films.
What was his cause of death?
William Hurt died of natural causes.
“It is with great sadness that the Hurt family mourns the death of William Hurt, beloved father and Academy Award winner, on March 13, 2022, one week before his 72nd birthday,” his son Will said in a statement.
“He died peacefully surrounded by his family from natural causes. The family is asking for privacy at this time.”
Was William Hurt married?
From 1971 to 1982, William Hurt was married to a woman named Mary Beth.
He dated Sandra Jennings, Marlee Matlin, Heidi Henderson and Sandrine Bonnaire.
Hurt is a father of four children with different women: Jeanne, Samuel, Alexander and William Jr.
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