Rutger Hauer, a staple in the science fiction and fantasy movie genre, has died at the age of 75.
Gizmodo reports that the Dutch actor and star of the original Blade Runner passed away after a short illness.
Hauer has been a key figure in several beloved genre films and shows over the past several decades.
The beloved actor starred in Ladyhawke, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Batman Begins, and True Blood.
Hauer is survived by his second wife and daughter from a previous marriage.