Max von Sydow passed away

Max von Sydow passed away yesterday at the age of 90.

Von Sydow was known to Star Wars fans for his role as Lor San Tekka in The Force Awakens and the accompanying LEGO video game. The actor, who was originally born in Sweden, has a huge track record (he appeared in more than 100 films / series), which began in 1949. He has been nominated for an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, and Primetime Emmy Award several times in his career.

His most recent appearance in a TV series was in Game of Thrones, in which he played the Three-eyed Raven. In 2015 he kicked off the sequel trilogy with with his line: “This will begin to make things right.”

Ramon Muradin
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