James Caan dies at 82 years old on Wednesday, his family declared on Twitter.
“The family values the incredible flood of adoration and sincere sympathies and requests to respect their privacy during this troublesome time.”
They didn’t make reference to a reason for death.
Caan, most popular for his job as Sonny Corleone in the 1972 work of art “The Godfather,” which acquired him an Oscar designation for best supporting entertainer and the Golden Globe for best supporting entertainer. He momentarily repeated the job in “The Godfather Part II” in 1974.
His decades long movie profession started during the 1960s, with featuring jobs in the Howard Hawks’ movies “Red Line 7000” and “El Dorado.”
Caan’s chance as a withering football player in the 1971 TV film “Brian’s Song” procured him an Emmy designation. He worked consistently in film all through the 1970s, remembering for the movies “A Bridge Too Far,” “The Gambler” and “Entertaining Lady,” the last two procuring him Golden Globe selections.
After a break from representing quite a long while during the 1980s, Caan had a critical turn as an out of commission essayist inverse Kathy Bates’ fixated fan in the 1990 spine chiller, “Hopelessness.”
Caan likewise had eminent exhibitions in the movies “The Yards,” “Dogville” and “Mythical being.”
He most as of late showed up in the 2021 lighthearted comedy, “Sovereign Bees.”