Christopher Plummer, the Hollywood icon greatest identified for his iconic position as Captain Von Trapp within the blockbuster 1965 musical, “The Sound of Music” has died at 91. The veteran Canadian actor handed away peacefully at his dwelling in Connecticut together with his spouse Elaine Taylor at his aspect, and his buddy and supervisor of 46 years, Lou Pitt.
Pitt mentioned in a press release on Friday, “Chris was a unprecedented man who deeply liked and revered his occupation with nice outdated style manners, self-deprecating humor and the music of phrases. He was a nationwide treasure who deeply relished his Canadian roots. By means of his artwork and humanity, he touched all of our hearts and his legendary life will endure for all generations to return.”
Over greater than 5 a long time within the trade, Plummer loved different roles and was some of the revered and admired character actors in Hollywood, with some 100 movies underneath his belt.
In 2012, Plummer received a supporting actor Oscar for his position in “Freshmen,” changing into the oldest Academy Award appearing winner on the age of 82. He was additionally nominated in 2010 for “The Final Station,” and once more in 2018 for “All of the Cash within the World.”
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