American actor James Caan, best known for his role as Sonny Corleone in the series The Father, has died at the age of 82.
The godfather is also very successful as the father’s eldest son, Santiago. Tom Hanks later co-starred with Betty Middler, but often played supporting roles. From his age, he was able to take on the role of a father.
Father James Caan has passed away at the age of 82
As one of Hollywood’s top names in the 1970s, Caan’s career spanned decades. Caan has been nominated once for an Oscar, once for an Emmy and four times for a Golden Globe. Famous for her party lifestyle, the New York-born actress has been married times and has 5 children.
Born the son of a butcher in the Bronx, Caan first wanted to play American football.He began acting as a student at Hofstra University, where he met director Francis Ford Copolla of The Father.
After small roles in television and film, Caan made his big break in 1965, starring in two Howard Haws films, Red Line 7000 and El Dorado. However, the film that introduced Caan to everyone was Baba in 1972.
It is reported that Caan originally auditioned for the role of Michael Corleone and was the name studio executives wanted.
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If you don’t count films like that, he has starred in hit movies and acted well. However, at Coppola’s insistence, the role was given to Al Pacino.
While playing the role of Sonny, Michael’s brother, Caan placed more than 10 small explosives in his body to simulate the character’s gunfire during a death scene.For this role, Caan received his only Academy Award nomination in the supporting actor category.
James Caan stayed out of the public eye for a while in the early 1980s. The actor described those times as “very scary days” due to drug use and the death of his sister. In addition to Caan Hollwood, he has also been practicing karate for 30 years.
He is famous for turning down many memorable films. Among the movies he dislikes and refuses are classics like Cuckoo, Kramer vs. Kramer, Star Wars, Superman, Apocalypse Now. In one of his interviews, he humorously said that the producers consulted with him about James Caan and made movies that he didn’t like, but didn’t shoot movies that they liked.