[Sasha here again – yes, Jeff is fine but occupied at the moment]

William Hurt has died at 71 years old of “natural causes,” Variety reports. 

Hurt is fantastic in Lawrence Kasdan’s Body Heat, in which he plays a hapless lawyer in over his head:

Great in The Big Chill:

And of course, Broadcast News:

Here’s an interview with Hurt on his Oscar-winning role in Kiss of the Spider Woman:

And here he is winning the Oscar: