Jackie Brown star Robert Forster dies of brain of cancer
Forster, who was last seen in Aaron Paul’s El Camino, passed away due to brain cancer
American actor Robert Forster, known for his role as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown (1997), passed away on Friday. He was 78.
Forster died of brain cancer on the same day his latest film El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie was released on Netflix. He played the role of Ed Galbraith, who illegally transports people for money.
The actor was also known for the films Diamond Men (2008) and The Descendants (2011). In addition to that, he was part of many popular TV shows including David Lynch’s Twin Peaks (2017).
Rober Forster is survived by his wife Denise Grayson, his four children and four grandchildren.
El Camino star Aaron Paul and many other Hollywood celebrities took to Twitter to mourn the death of Forster.
I am heartbroken to hear the news of the passing of Robert Forster. My god. I had the privilege of knowing this beautiful man and working along side of him. A true gentleman that loved to act. I love you my friend. Thank you for loving me. You are and always will be a legend. pic.twitter.com/CokPGjIDzU— Aaron Paul (@aaronpaul_8) October 12, 2019
RIP Robert Forster!! A truly class act/ Actor!!— Samuel L. Jackson (@SamuelLJackson) October 12, 2019