The Caan family released a joint statement announcing the actor’s death back in July 2022.
“The family appreciates the outpouring of love and heartfelt condolences and asks that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time.”
A number of actors and talent who had the pleasure to work with the late movie star also poured out their support and condolences following the sad news. .
Stephen King tweeted, “Very sorry to hear about the passing of James Caan, who gave an Oscar-worthy performance as Paul Sheldon in Rob Reiner’s exceptional film version of MISERY.”
Kathy Bates, the actor’s co-star in the Academy Award winning film wrote, “I’m heartbroken to hear of Jimmy’s passing. Shocked. No words. Thank you, Jimmy. Love you, your ‘Kat’.”