Hollywood just lost a great actor and great person today. Actor Max Von Sydow has just passed away.
His family announced “with a broken heart and infinite sadness” that the Swedish-born actor died on Sunday. Von Sydow’s other film credits included Hannah and Her Sisters, The Seventh Seal and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He was nominated for two Oscars during his career – including best actor in 1988 for Pelle the Conqueror.
I will remember him most for his role on Game of Thrones
The world is expressing there condolences for this great man:
Max von Sydow has died to us but, according to him, he has not ceased exist. Apparently Ingmar Bergman told von Sydow that he would communicate to him from beyond the grave. Mr. von Sydow says it was a promise Bergman kept.— Chase Cross (@chaseacross) March 9, 2020
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Max von Sydow, the legend of Swedish cinema who dueled with Death in a game of chess in Ingmar Bergman’s The Seventh Seal and portrayed the resolute Father Merrin in William Friedkin’s The Exorcist (1973), has died. He was 90. https://t.co/JWUEFvYI4S— The Hollywood Reporter (@THR) March 9, 2020
Max von Sydow, who died Monday, was a fixture of world cinema for decades. Here’s where you can watch some of his best work.https://t.co/fEKM220Djb— The New York Times (@nytimes) March 9, 2020
🚨Swedish Born Veteran Great Actor “Max Von Sydow” has— “Dale Robin”🍀(SheepDog)🛡U.S.A. 🇺🇸 Ireland🇮🇪 (@DaleRobin_) March 9, 2020
Died at 90. As per Family Members who did not disclose the cause of Death. He was in 200 Movies+TV Shows. He was a Swedish Army Vet and a French Citizen. He’s Probably most famous for playing the Priest in The Exorcist (1973) pic.twitter.com/0NWq24yRDz
Source Credit: BBC