A Renowned actor from RRR film is no more, SS Rajamouli shares an emotional post
Renowned English actor Ray Stevenson, best known for his remarkable performances in various movies and TV shows, passed away on Sunday in Italy at the age of 58. The news of his sudden demise has left the entertainment industry in shock and grief. Stevenson’s representatives at Independent Talent confirmed the news, as reported by Deadline. The details surrounding his death are still unclear, and further information has not been disclosed at this time. Fans and colleagues of the actor have flooded social media with messages of condolences and remembrance.
He was 56 years old when we were shooting this difficult scene but he did not hesitate while performing this stunt.
We will forever cherish having you on the sets of #RRR, Ray Stevenson.
Gone too soon 💔 pic.twitter.com/LdzecSIO2H
— RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) May 23, 2023
Stevenson’s most recent work was in the Academy Award-winning movie ‘RRR’ directed by SS Rajamouli. In the movie, Stevenson portrayed a negative role and received widespread acclaim for his performance. The film also starred actors Ram Charan and Jr NTR in leading roles and recently won an Academy Award in the Best Original Song category.
What shocking news for all of us on the team! 💔
Rest in peace, Ray Stevenson.
You will stay in our hearts forever, SIR SCOTT. pic.twitter.com/YRlB6iYLFi
— RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) May 22, 2023
Shocking… Just can't believe this news. Ray brought in so much energy and vibrancy with him to the sets. It was infectious. Working with him was pure joy.
My prayers are with his family. May his soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/HytFxHLyZD
— rajamouli ss (@ssrajamouli) May 23, 2023
The official Twitter account of Team RRR shared the news of Stevenson’s passing, expressing shock and offering condolences. The tweet read, “What shocking news for all of us on the team! Rest in peace, Ray Stevenson. You will stay in our hearts forever, SIR SCOTT.”
Stevenson’s career as an actor spanned over three decades, and he was known for his versatility and ability to bring depth to his characters. He starred in several critically acclaimed films such as ‘King Arthur,’ ‘The Book of Eli,’ ‘Thor,’ and ‘The Three Musketeers.’ Stevenson also had a successful career on television, with notable roles in ‘Rome,’ ‘Dexter,’ and ‘Black Sails.’