Bill Paxton died these days right after "complications from surgery," at the age of 61, his family members confirmed to ABC News.
When news of the passing spread, actors and actresses who worked with the "Titanic" star straight away took to social media to pay their respects.
The likes of Tom Hanks, Rob Lowe, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Zach Braff all paid homage to the "Massive Like" and "Weird Science" star.
Bill Paxton was, merely, a excellent man. A fantastic man... Hanx.
Nooooo. Bill Paxton is gone. Such a funny, talented, loving human. Louise & the young children & loved ones my ?& help 2 u. #truelies pic.twitter.com/d4zleWdOrR
So sad about the passing of Bill Paxton. In film college, we went to the set of Weird Science & he was so good to us. Such a wonderful guy.
Bill Paxton could play any function, but he was finest at becoming Bill - a good human becoming with a enormous heart. My thoughts are with his loved ones.
Bill Paxton was just a single of the greatest folks ever. To know him was to enjoy him. I loved him. Big like to Louise, Lydia and James. Xo
In his memory, on this Oscar Sunday, watch "1 False Move" or "A Very simple Plan" to see this lovely top man, at his finest.
Bill Paxton was a craftsman with the kind of acting range most of us only dream of. I cannot think he's gone. Unacceptable. (3)
What a lovely, warm and type human. So sad to hear of Bill Paxton's passing.
You have been a excellent buddy to me, Bill. AND one of the finest actors to share a set with. Sending so considerably like to Bill Paxton's family.
Bill Paxton was hands down a single of the greatest guys that I have ever met. I feel lucky to have known as him my friend. Bill, I enjoy you. RIP.
Bill Paxton. A pretty talented man. As skilled with comedy as he was with drama. Carpe Diem. #rip pic.twitter.com/2ULKQJUzI4
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