The Avengers And Sin City Actor, Powers Boothe Dies At The Age Of 68

Updated On 15 May, 2017 Published On

An Emmy-winning actor, Power Boothe, who is known for his work in movies  Tombstone, Sin City and The Avengers died on Sunday at the age of 68.

The actor's agent, Karen Samfillipo said on Sunday that the actor died in his sleep and that the death was completely natural.

Powers Boothe died at the age of 68

Powers Boothe died at the age of 68

He said, "Powers died in his sleep this morning of natural causes. There will be a private service held in Texas where he was from. A memorial celebration in his honor is being considered for a future date. Donations can be made to the Gary Sinise Foundation, which honors the nation’s defenders, veterans, first responders, their families and those in need."

One of the actor's close friend, Beau Bridges tweeted over the loss of the legendary actor and friend. 


Power Boothe won his first Emmy award in 1980 for his role as a cult leader Jim Jones in the TV movie Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones. Besides, he has also appeared in dozens of movies like Deadwood, Tombstone and several other.