Christopher Plummer Passes Age 91

Jesse Williams

By Jesse Williams

Jesse Williams

5 Feb 2021

Canadian Actor Christopher Plummer, has died at the age of 91. The Oscar winning actor known for his role as Captain Avon Trapp in the Sound of Music transitioned peacefully with his wife by his side.

Lou Pitt, his longtime friend and manager of 46 years said:

“Chris was an extraordinary man who deeply loved and respected his profession with great old fashion manners, self deprecating humour and the music of words. He was a national treasure who deeply relished his Canadian roots. Through his art and humanity, he touched all of our hearts and his legendary life will endure for all generations to come. He will forever be with us.”