The actor Bill Paxton, best known for his roles in some of the best action films ever made, has died at the age of 61. He had reportedly suffered from complications following surgery. The Texan actor’s biggest hits included The Terminator, Apollo 13, True Lies, Titanic, Twister and Jammy Toast favourite Sci-fi classic, Aliens. He won an Emmy for his performance in the TV mini-series Hatfields and McCoys, alongside Kevin Costner. He also earned three Best Actor Golden Globe nominations for his starring role in the HBO drama Big Love, where he played a suburban polygamist juggling three wives and families.