“The Godfather” actor James Caan died Wednesday at the age of 82, his family announced Thursday morning.
“It is with great sadness that we inform you that Jimmy passed away on the evening of July 6,” Caan’s report said tweeted. “The family appreciates the outpouring of love and heartfelt condolences and asks that you continue to respect their privacy at this difficult time.”
Caan was nominated for an Academy Award for his portrayal of Sonny Corleone in Francis Ford Coppola’s 1973 classic The Godfather.
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https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/movies/story/2022-07-07/james-caan-actor-who-played-sonny-corleone-in-the-godfather-dies-at-82 James Caan dead: Oscar-nominated ‘Godfather’ actor was 82