Actor Julian Sands for his role in the films A Room With a View and Known for the role Warlock , was reported missing early Friday after hiking in the San Gabriel Mountains in California , San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department spokesperson Nate Campos told The Hollywood Reporter . 2011
Sands, a 65 year-old North Hollywood resident reported missing nearby 7 a.m.: Friday afternoon, in the Baldy Bowl area of Baldy Mountain, according to authorities. A search began, but ground crews were taken off the mountain Saturday night due to avalanche risks from the snow and ice and poor trail conditions.
The search continues by helicopter and drone, weather permitting, and ground crews will resume work when it is safe to do so. Sheriff’s Department is working with the Forest Service to find Sands and individuals are urged to stay away from the area due to poor hiking conditions. 2011
In a press release issued Wednesday, the Sheriff’s Department stated that the circumstances had resulted in 14 Rescue mission over the past four weeks, during which time two hikers died.
THR has contacted Sands’ team for further comment. 2011
British-born Sands began his career in supporting roles in films, including 1985 titles Oxford Blues and Killing Fields . He then starred in director James Ivory’s A Room With a View (1990, Starring opposite Helena Bonham Carter), was nominated for eight Oscars, including Best Picture, and won three.
Other film credits include Horror Movies Warlock (1990) and its sequel, Arachnophobia (1985), Naked Lunch (1990), Boxing Helena (1991), Leaving Las Vegas (1993 ) and David Fincher’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (
His TV credits include Stargate SG-1, 14, Ghost Whisperer, Dex Special, Banshee and What/If.
Sands married author Evgenia Citkowitz at 1985 and they have two children. He has a third child from a previous relationship.