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William Hurt – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age at Death

The actor William Hurt passed away at age 71, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of William Hurt and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

William Hurt was an American actor and producer who had a net worth of $8 million at the time of his death. Hurt earned a Golden Globe nomination for his first film, 1980’s “Altered States,” and he won an Academy Award for his performance in 1985’s “Kiss of the Spider Woman.” William has more than 100 acting credits to his name, including the films “Children of a Lesser God” (1986), “Broadcast News” (1987), “The Accidental Tourist” (1988), “A History of Violence” (2005), and “Into the Wild” (2007), the television series “Damages” (2009), “Goliath” (2016–2021), and “Condor” (2018–2020), and the TV movie “Too Big to Fail” (2011).

How did William Hurt die?

William Hurt's death was caused by prostate cancer.

In May 2018, it was announced that Hurt had terminal prostate cancer that had metastasized to his bones. He died from complications of the disease at home in Portland, Oregon, on March 13, 2022, a week before his 72nd birthday.

Information about the death of William Hurt
Cause of deathProstate Cancer
Age of death71 years
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor
BirthdayMarch 20, 1950
Death dateMarch 13, 2022
Place of deathPortland, Oregon, United States
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by William Hurt

"Being a father, being a friend, those are the things that make me feel successful."

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"Where did I study? I went to P.S. 6. I went to Collegiate, Middlesex, Tufts, Juilliard."

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"Celebrity is a pathological sickness of the culture. Narcissists on screen being consumed by narcissists off-screen."

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"I'm not going to party. I'm going to go do something that will make me break a sweat."

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"There's fear or faith. If you're living by fear, then you're always looking for security. If you're living by faith, then you're always looking for freedom."

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