American actor Fred Ward has sadly handed away this week in his late seventies.
He was most interesting recognized for starring throughout the films Tremors, Henry and June, The Right Stuff and The Player.
The star’s publicist confirmed his dying to Variety on Friday (May thirteenth), nevertheless his purpose behind dying is at current unknown.
As tributes to the actor flood Twitter, let’s get to know him a bit increased. Who is his partner? And does he have children? Read on to hunt out out…
Meet Fred Ward’s partner
Fred is survived by his partner of 27 years, Marie-France Ward.
The pair wed in 1995 nevertheless she filed strain divorce in mid-2013. However, they reconciled points and under no circumstances glided by with the proceedings.
He was married 3 occasions in his life, first to a lady known as Carla Evonne Stewart, nevertheless the connection solely lasted a yr.
Then, the 79-year-old married Silvia Ward, nevertheless their marriage moreover ended.
Fred then found happiness with Marie-France ward throughout the early 90s and had been luckily married for practically three a very long time sooner than his dying.
Little is thought of Marie as they saved their relationship private and away from most of the people eye. However, she is simply not throughout the limelight herself.
He has one child
The actor solely has one child, Django Ward. His mother is Fred’s second partner, Silvia Ward.
Rumours state that he adopted in his father’s footsteps, nevertheless he doesn’t have a profile on IMDb.
For most of his life, the 79-year-old lived throughout the Venice area of Los Angeles, which is presumably the place he lived collectively together with his partner.
Inside the actor’s career
Born in San Diego, Freddie Joe Ward, or Fred as he was increased recognized, spent three years throughout the US Air Force sooner than turning to showing.
He was moreover a boxer sooner than taking place to evaluate showing at New York’s Herbert Berghof Studio.
In his early career, he lived in Rome starred in numerous Italian films by notorious director Roberto Rossellini.
Then, he returned to the United States and did some television work sooner than displaying in Hearts of the West (1975) and Escape from Alcatraz (1979).
His Nineteen Eighties roles included Southern Comfort (1981), Silkwood (1983), Swing Shift (1984) and Secret Admirer (1985).
Then, he starred as Earl Bassett throughout the movie Tremors, which is what he’s most recognized for, sooner than displaying in HBO’s Cast a Deadly Spell and thriller movie Thunderheart.
He continued showing all by the Nineties and 2000s and even obtained a Golden Globe for his look in Short Cuts sooner than taking place to look in films with Meryl Streep, Jennifer Aniston and Helen Mirren.
His most recent perform was in 2 Guns with Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg, then he seemingly retired from showing.