Rutger Hauer has died aged 75.
The iconic actor - who was best known for co-starring alongside Harrison Ford in the classic 1982 sci-fi movie ‘Blade Runner’ - has tragically passed away at his home in the Netherlands.
According to TMZ, the Dutch star’s agent confirmed he died last week after a short battle with an unspecified illness, and his funeral was held on Wednesday (24.07.19).
Rutger became a huge star in the 80s thanks to roles in movies including ‘The Hitcher’, ‘Blind Fury’, ‘Ladyhawke’, and his biggest role in Ridley Scott’s ‘Blade Runner’, in which he played Roy Batty.
Later in his career, Rutger starred in 2005’s ‘Batman Begins’, as well as ‘Sin City’ in the same year, and he recently appeared in 2017 sci-fi movie ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’.