You may know Bill Paxton from films such as "Twister" and "Apollo 13." According to a family statement, he passed away on Saturday due to complications from surgery at just 61-years-old.
According to NBC NEWS, the family released the following statement:
"It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery. 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."
He was a beloved actor in Hollywood. Many actors and actresses tweeted their condolences and memories upon hearing the news.