Friday, February 5, 2021


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Christopher Plummer, ‘Sound of Music’ star, dies at 91

CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER
Christopher Plummer, the dazz-lingly versatile Canadian actor whose screen career straddled seven decades, including such high-profile films as The Sound of Music, The Man Who Would Be King and All the Money in the World, has died aged 91. His family confirmed the news, saying he died peacefully at home in Connecticut with his wife of 53 years, Elaine Taylor, by his side.

Lou Pitt, his longtime friend and manager of 46 years said: “Chris was an extraordinary man who deeply loved and respected his profession with great old fashion manners, self deprecating humour and the music of words. He was a national treasure who deeply relished his Canadian roots. Through his art and humanity, he touched all of our hearts and his legendary life will endure for all generations to come. He will forever be with us.”



3 comments:

  1. May he Rest in Peace. Always enjoyed his acting. Was a shame about the passing of Hal Holbrook also. A couple of class acts who will be missed, but who will live on forever through their film roles.

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  2. ...and Cicely Tyson also.

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