Actor Carl Weathers has died

IHe was a tireless opponent of Rocky Balboa, then a traveling companion. Carl Weathers, known for his roles in the saga rockyin the movie the predator or, more recently, in the series the mandalorianHe died this Friday, January 2, at the age of 76, we learned from him Deadline. “He passed away in his sleep on Thursday, February 1,” his family said in a statement.

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Born in New Orleans in January 1948, Carl Weathers appeared in more than 75 films and television shows during his fifty-year career. He appeared in nine episodes of the series Star Wars, the mandalorian. But he was especially famous for his role in the saga rockywhere his quickness in the ring caused a lot of damage to the character played by Sylvester Stallone.

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