Hollywood is in shock from the sudden death of actor Powers Boothe, who passed away yesterday morning.
Variety reports he died in his sleep. Actor Beau Bridges posted on Twitter: “It’s with great sadness that I mourn the passing of my friend Powers Boothe. A dear friend, great actor, devoted father and husband.”
Many other actors and actresses have also been posting memories and condolences.
Boothe was best known for appearing in Deadwood, Nashville, 24 and Sin City.
He was 68 years old. Funeral services are expected to be private.
It's with great sadness that I mourn the passing of my friend Powers Boothe. A dear friend, great actor, devoted father & husband.
— Beau Bridges (@MrBeauBridges) May 14, 2017
Lost a pal yesterday. Powers Boothe was a wonderful actor, person & friend. Rest in Peace brother. I will miss you. https://t.co/pFbCaNDRj0
— Gary Sinise (@GarySinise) May 15, 2017
We're saddened to hear about the passing of Powers Boothe. Rest in peace, Cy Tolliver.