We are sad to report that Carl Weathers, who portrayed Greef Karga in The Mandalorian series on Disney+, passed away at the age of 76. Weathers also starred as Apollo Creed in the first four Rocky films and appeared in Predator, Happy Gilmore, Action Jackson, and dozens of other films and TV shows.
Weathers’ family issued the following statement:
We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Carl Weathers. He died peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, February 1st, 2024. Carl was an exceptional human being who lived an extraordinary life. Through his contributions to film, television, the arts and sports, he has left an indelible mark and is recognized worldwide and across generations. He was a beloved brother, father, grandfather, partner, and friend.Deadline
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