William Hurt, Oscar-Winning Actor, Dies At 71

William Hurt, the Oscar-winning actor best known for his roles in Kiss of the Spider Woman, and Broadcast News, has passed away at the age of 71, his family revealed in a statement, Sunday. Hurt also appeared in several Marvel films later in his career.

“It is with great sadness that the Hurt family mourns the passing of William Hurt, beloved father and Oscar winning actor, on March 13, 2022, one week before his 72nd birthday,” the statement reads. “He died peacefully, among family, of natural causes. The family requests privacy at this time.”