‘Mad Max’ Star Hugh Keays-Byrne Has Died

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Mad Max star Hugh Keays-Byrne has sadly passed away.

May he ride eternal…

Hugh Keays-Byrne, the actor who played the villain in both Mad Max films set thirty-six years apart, has died.

Hundreds of tributes have already been shared for the star…

Adding that he “continually floored” playing the villain we all know and love from both Mad Max movies.

He first came to the spotlight in the original Mad Max movie in 1979, as the unforgettable Toecutter…

He returned once again, this time with Charlize Theron and Tom Hardy, as Immortan Joe in the 2015 version.

Director, George Miller, also cast Hugh in the DC movie, Justice League: Mortal, Which sadly got scrapped before release.

And starred in several British and Australian movies, including Stone, The Chain Reaction, and Resistance.

Hugh’s cause of death is still unknown. Rest in peace, shiny and chrome.