The Mandalorian actor Carl Weathers dies at age 76

Carl Weathers

Josh Tyler

The film star who’s finest recognized for taking part in Apollo Creed within the Rocky films and Greef Karga within the The Mandalorian has died at age 76.

Carl Weathers, an extremely achieved movie and tv actor, died in his sleep in the course of the morning of February 2, 2024. He was 76 years outdated.

As the information unfold, followers started to specific their disappointment at the demise of the actor, famed for his roles in films such because the Rocky movies, Predator, and Happy Gilmore.

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X has been flooded with followers of Weathers sharing their favourite moments from the actor’s unimaginable profession.

Fans saddened at Carl Weathers’ demise

Weathers’ former co-star from Happy Gilmore, Adam Sandler, took to X to specific his disappointment at his good friend’s demise with form phrases “A real nice man. Great dad. Great actor. Great athlete.”

YouTuber Simon Miller mentioned Weather’s versatility as an actor, additionally remembering his iconic efficiency as himself within the comedy basic Arrested Development.

“RIP Carl Weathers, discover your blissful place,” stated one fan, referencing his character Chubbs’s recommendation to Happy Gilmore after Chubbs died within the film.

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Another shouted out his legendary montage with Sylvester Stallone in Rocky III, saying, “Apollo Creed was among the best and coolest characters I’ve ever seen! it doesn’t get a lot better than the tip of the Rocky III coaching montage.”

Many others paid tribute to Weather’s different iconic roles like (*76*) in Predator, the titular ‘Action’ Jackson, and Greef Karga in The Mandalorian.

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