What you need to know:
Tom Wilkinson’s cause of death has not been revealed. The family only reported that he died suddenly. He was nominated for an Oscar twice and was in more than 130 productions.
Tom Wilkinson He was one of those actors who, even if he was not the protagonist of a film, his character remained in the minds of those who saw it. Sadly the actor He died this December 30 at the age of 75.
Actor Tom Wilkinson dies at 75
“It is with great sadness that the family of Tom Wilkinson announces that he died suddenly at his home on December 30th. His wife and his family were with him. “We ask for privacy at this time,” was the statement with which the actor’s relatives confirmed his death to international media such as CNN.
Tom Wilkinson was born in England in 1948 and developed his passion for acting from the age of 18, when he was asked to direct a play. He moved from Leeds to Canada, He studied Literature and trained as a performer at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts.
The actor’s cause of death has not yet been specified by his family.. As you see, they only mentioned that died suddenly.
A career worth remembering
Two Oscar nominations and more than 130 appearances in different films and television support the Tom Wilkinson’s career. The actor was nominated for an Academy Award in 2002 as best actor for ‘In the bedroom’and later received a nomination for his role in “Michael Clayton.”
And those were just two of his great performances, because among his repertoire of films we can find The Full Monty, Girl with a Pearl Earring, Duplicity, Wilde, Sense and Sensibility, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Valkyrie, Batman Begins, Shakespeare in love, The Grand Budapest Hotel and Rush Houramong many, many more.
It is enough to also remember that He worked with actors such as Kate Winslet, Jim Carrey, Jackie Chan, Robert Carlyle, Sissy Spacek, Emma Thompson and George Clooney. And if all that were not enough, it is worth mentioning that Christopher Nolan, John Madden, Oliver Stone, Roman Polanski and Wes Anderson were some of the directors of the productions where he was.
After the news of the death of the actor, It didn’t take long for the media’s messages to fire him. “Tom made every project better. He made every actor better. “He was the epitome of elegance and we will all miss him dearly.”shared George Clooney, with whom he worked in Michael Clayton.