Entertainment

Actor Julian Sands missing for almost 1 week after hike in California mountains – National


Bristish actor Julian Sands was reported missing on Friday after he disappeared during a hike in the Southern California mountains.

Sands, 65, was hiking a trail on Mount Baldy when he went missing, according to a San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, as per ABC News.

Read more:

Madonna world tour: Greatest-hits show to stop in 3 Canadian cities

Read next:

A rare green comet not seen in 50,000 years is coming. Here’s how Canadians can see it

The A Room with a View actor’s family alerted police of his disappearance.

“A search crew was sent out, but because of weather conditions, they were pulled on Saturday,” County Sherriff Nathan Campos told People magazine.

Icy trail conditions and avalanche risks have made ground-level rescue missions on Mount Baldy a challenge. Campos said helicopters and drones will continue to search the area as weather permits.

Story continues below advertisement

Representatives for Sands have not commented publicly on his disappearance.

In a statement shared to social media, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said there have been 14 rescue missions on Mount Baldy and the surrounding area in the last four weeks. Two hikers died after falling and injuring themselves.

The authority called conditions on Mount Baldy, which is about a one-hour drive from downtown Los Angeles, “adverse and extremely dangerous.”

“The recent storms that brought the snow and ice conditions are not favorable for hikers, even those that feel they have a high level of experience,” the statement reads.

Read more:

Brendan Fraser gives emotional, tearful speech at Critics Choice Awards

Read next:

Second Nelson police officer dies in hospital following avalanche

Story continues below advertisement

 

Sands starred opposite Helena Bonham Carter in the 1985 Oscar-winning British romance, A Room with a View.

He also had major roles in 1989′s Warlock, 1990′s Arachnophobia, 1991′s Naked Lunch, 1993′s Boxing Helena, and 1995′s Leaving Las Vegas.

Sands has worked consistently in the decades since with smaller roles in film and television.

— With files from The Associated Press

&copy 2023 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.





Source link

Related posts

Tamannaah Bhatia is all set for her Malayalam debut titled Bandra and a slew of interesting projects

Norma Parson

Celebs Who’ve Felt Objectified by Their Hit TV Shows, Movies

Norma Parson

Inside Tom Brady’s Future NFL Plans After Gisele Bundchen Split

Norma Parson

Tim Burton Addresses “Surreal” U.K. Politics; ‘Beetlejuice 2’ & Why ‘Dumbo’ Will Likely Be His Last Film With Disney – Lumière Festival Tim Burton Jamboree Continues

Norma Parson

The Property Brothers & Tony Hawk In Miss Universe Sketch

Norma Parson

Nida Manzoor-Helmed Actioner For Focus

Norma Parson

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More