TAMPA (WFLA) – Renowned actor Kirk Douglas and father of Michael Douglas has died. He was 103.
TMZ reports Douglas passed Wednesday.
Recently back in December his son Michael shared a photo of the two writing:
“Happy birthday Dad! You are a living legend and your entire family sends you all the love in their hearts! #KirkDouglas #103”
Kirk was nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor in 1959 for his role as boxer Midge Kelly in “Champion.” He also earned 2 Oscar nominations as a producer for “The Bad and the Beautiful” in 1953 and “Lust for Life” in 1957.
Kirk’s survived by Anne, children Michael, Joel and Peter and seven grandchildren.