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2021-02-05T20:30:02+00:00

Oscar Winner Christopher Plummer dies at 91

Oscar Winner Christopher Plummer dies at 91
Christopher Plummer and Julie Andrews on location in Salzburg during the filming of The Sound of Music, 1964 Credit: 20th Century Fox

Christopher Plummer, The Sound of Music star, has died at his home in Connecticut, his manager Lou Pitt said in a statement. Elaine Taylor, his wife for 53 years, was by his side.

The actor won an Oscar for Beginners and was nominated for All the Money in the World and The Last Station. He also won two Tonys and two Emmys awards.

Plummer's other memorable roles included portraying newsman Mike Wallace in "The Insider," "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country" and providing the voice of the villain in the Pixar animated movie "Up."

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