Hollywood mourns as Donald Sutherland passes away at 88 in Miami after a long illness

Donald Sutherland, the renowned Canadian actor, has passed away at the age of 88.

Announcement by Son Kiefer Sutherland

The news of Donald Sutherland’s death was announced by his son, Kiefer Sutherland, revealing that the actor succumbed to a long illness.

Death Confirmed in Miami

Sutherland passed away in Miami, as confirmed by his talent agency, CAA.

Career Spanning Over Six Decades

Donald Sutherland’s illustrious career spanned over 60 years, recently gaining renewed fame among younger audiences for his role as President Snow in The Hunger Games franchise.

Acclaimed Roles and Awards

Sutherland was an Emmy and Golden Globe winner, known for his performances in MAS*H, Klute, and the 1970s horror movie Don’t Look Now.

Final Projects in 2022

In 2022, he appeared in his final projects, Lawmen: Bass Reeves and Swimming With Sharks.

Emmy and Golden Globe Achievements

Sutherland won an Emmy in 1995 for Citizen X and was nominated in 2006 for Human Trafficking. He also won Golden Globes for Citizen X and Path to War.

Honorary Academy Award in 2017

In 2017, Sutherland received an Honorary Award from the Academy, recognizing his significant contributions to the film industry.

Breakout Role in MAS*H

Sutherland’s breakout role in the 1970 comedy MAS*H catapulted him to stardom in Hollywood.

Collaboration with Jane Fonda

Sutherland starred with Jane Fonda in 1971’s Klute, his first romantic lead role. The two were romantically involved during filming and engaged in antiwar activism together.

Survived by Family

Donald Sutherland is survived by his son Kiefer and twin sister Rachel from his marriage to Shirley Douglas, his wife Francine Racette, their three adult sons, and four grandchildren.

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