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Bill Paxton's Son James Pays Tribute with Throwback Photo

Bill Paxton died unexpectedly last month and his 23-year-old son, actor James Paxton, has taken to Instagram to pay tribute to his late father.

James posted a photo of him when he was a baby and being pushed on a toy train by his dad.

“I’ll love you forever, Dad. Could never possibly put into words how I feel about you,” James captioned the throwback photo.

James also shared a more recent photo, which he captioned, “Forever smiling with you.”

We continue to send our thoughts and condolences to all of Bill‘s loved ones.

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Bill Paxton's Death Certificate Reveals More Details on How He Died

New details have been revealed about the death of actor Bill Paxton following the release of his death certificate.

The actor died at the age of 61 on February 25 and his death was “triggered by an aneurysm that required surgery which resulted in a fatal stroke,” according to TMZ.

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Complications arose when Bill was undergoing valve replacement surgery and he suffered a stroke, which caused his death.

The surgery took place on February 14 and Bill passed away 11 days later.

We continue to send our thoughts and condolences to Bill‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

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Amanda Seyfried Remembers 'Father Figure' Bill Paxton

Amanda Seyfried is remembering her late Big Love co-star Bill Paxton.

The 31-year-old actress shared her love and appreciation for her on-screen father after his sudden death over the weekend.

“He was an amazing and supportive father-figure to me in my early career,” Amanda told People magazine. “Incredibly inspired and full of life at every turn, he made you feel like everything was possible. This is a terrible loss.”

Amanda played one of Bill‘s daughters in the HBO polygamy drama Big Love from 2006-2011.

Bill passed away over the weekend from complications after a surgery.

Also pictured inside: a very pregnant Amanda Seyfried stepping out with a friend on Tuesday (February 28) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

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'Titanic' Director James Cameron Remembers Bill Paxton: 'I Will Profoundly Miss Him'

Titanic director James Cameron is honoring the life of his longtime friend Bill Paxton.

In a touching statement, the director remembered Bill, who he worked with on many films including Titanic, Aliens, True Lies and The Terminator.

“I’ve been reeling from this for the past half hour, trying to wrap my mind and heart around it. Bill leaves such a void. He and I were close friends for 36 years, since we met on the set of a Roger Corman ultra-low budget movie,” James told Vanity Fair.

He continued, “It was a friendship of laughter, adventure, love of cinema, and mutual respect. Bill wrote beautiful heartfelt and thoughtful letters, an anachronism in this age of digital shorthand. He took good care of his relationships with people, always caring and present for others. He was a good man, a great actor, and a creative dynamo…The world is a lesser place for his passing, and I will profoundly miss him.”

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Bill Paxton's 'True Lies' Co-stars Arnold Schwarzenegger & Jamie Lee Curtis

Bill Paxton‘s True Lies co-stars are speaking out after the actor’s untimely passing following surgery complications.

The 61-year-old actor starred in the flick alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Lee Curtis and Tom Arnold, who all took to Twitter to mourn his loss.

Bill Paxton could play any role, but he was best at being Bill - a great human being with a huge heart. My thoughts are with his family,” Arnold wrote.

Jamie added a photo from the film and wrote, “Nooooo. Bill Paxton is gone. Such a funny, talented, loving human. Louise & the children & family my ❤ & support 2 u. #truelies”

Tom chimed in, writing, “This man was a prince. Great actor. Never an unkind word. Sorry for his family & all of us who loved & had the honor to know/work with Bill.”

Later, Jamie released a full statement to People saying, “It’s just so terribly sad…His investment in truth – be it a drama or a comedy – is what set him apart. And he was a talented filmmaker and a writer and a creative – and when you have a creator, you have an energy that is very special.

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CBS & Warner Bros. Release Statement Following Bill Paxton's Death

CBS and Warner Bros Television are speaking out following the untimely death of actor Bill Paxton, who passed away after surgery complications.

The 61-year-old actor was currently starring on CBS show Training Day, which had already completed filming for the season.

“We are shocked and deeply saddened this morning by the news of Bill Paxton’s passing. Bill was, of course, a gifted and popular actor with so many memorable roles on film and television,” the networks said in a statement.

They continued, “His colleagues at CBS and Warner Bros. Television will also remember a guy who lit up every room with infectious charm, energy and warmth, and as a great storyteller who loved to share entertaining anecdotes and stories about his work. All of us here offer our deepest sympathy to his wife, Louise, and his two children.

Our thoughts continue to be with Bill’s family and friends during the difficult time.

Bill Paxton's 'Training Day' Co-Star Justin Cornwell Speaks Out After His Passing

Justin Cornwell is mourning the loss of his Training Day co-star Bill Paxton following his untimely passing.

The 28-year-old actor took to his Twitter to share a photo of the pair together and pen a sweet note.

“We were just two guys on top of the world. Rest easy my friend,” Justin wrote, along with a photo of them together at the People’s Choice Awards.

According to THR, filming on their CBS reboot Training Day has already been completed and was not expected to be renewed for a second season.

“We are truly devastated at the passing of our friend Bill Paxton. He was a tremendously talented actor, and a wonderful man beloved by the entire Training Day cast and crew. Bill‘s extraordinary body of work ensures that he will never be forgotten. Our heartfelt condolences to Bill‘s family and friends. He will be missed more than we can possibly express,” producer Jerry Bruckheimer said in a statement.