Game of Thrones Actor Max Von Sydow has passed away at the age of 90.
Von Sydow passed away at his home in France and was confirmed by his agent today.
Von Sydow has appeared in more than 100 films and TV series during his career.
His film credits included played Jesus Christ in George Stevens’ The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965), and also appeared in William Friedkin’s The Exorcist, David Lynch’s Dune (1984), Woody Allen’s Hannah and Her Sisters (1986), Penny Marshall’s Awakenings (1990), Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report (2002), Julian Schnabel’s, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007), and Martin Scorsese’s Shutter Island (2009).
Recently he appeared in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and in HBO’s Game of Thrones as Three-eyed Raven, for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination.
His agent Jean Diamond said in a statement:
“It is with a broken heart and with infinite sadness that we have the extreme pain of announcing the departure of Max von Sudow, March 8, 2020.”