The Godfather Star James Caan Dead at 82

James Caan, an actor whose list of notable credits includes starring roles in The Godfather,

Dick Tracy and The Yards, has died at the age of 82.

James Caan, an actor who has a career spanning more than five decades

which includes appearing in more than 90 films and 18 television shows

died on July 6. He was 82 years old.

Kan's family confirmed the news in a message shared on their verified Twitter account on July 7.

It is with great sadness that we inform you of Jimmy's passing on the evening of July 6," the statement read.

"The family appreciates the love and heartfelt condolences and asks that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time."


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