Cure Williams died Monday in a motorcycle accident. He was 71 years old.
His longtime agent confirmed the actor’s death the people The accident occurred around 5 p.m. local time near Dorset, Vermont. “He was making left or right [and] “I was just devastated,” Barry McPherson said. He was the nicest guy. He was very talented.”
“He was an actor. Filmmakers loved him. He’s been the heart of Hollywood since the late ’70s.”
Over the course of his five decades of career, Williams has accumulated more than 120 film, television and stage credits to his name.
His notable film roles included the 1979 stage adaptation of Dislikesthe 1981 neo-noir crime drama from director Sidney Lumet Prince of the cityand the New Western in 1984 flash dot.
Recently, Williams has been known for his work in television thanks to his roles everwoodAnd Chicago fireAnd Blue bloodAnd Chesapeake shores.
For his efforts, Williams has been nominated for three Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and an Emmy Award.