The actor John Malkovich has spoken out about his close friend and costar, Julian Sands. Sands, 65, disappeared on January 13 while hiking in Southern California’s San Gabriel Mountains.
The search for the missing British actor has been hampered by the recent storm. However, Sands’ family has thanked “heroic search teams” as they continue their efforts on the ground and in the air to bring him home safely.
John Malkovich Responds to Julian Sands’ Disappearance
Actor Julian Sands was last seen hiking on Mount Baldy in California. After his disappearance was reported, local authorities conducted ground and air searches of the area.
John Malkovich has known Sands since their early years of acting together. They shared an unlikely friendship, and eventually even lived together at one point.
Destiny intertwined their lives as Sands was presented with the opportunity to star in the lead role of the 1984 film “Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes,” signifying a potential breakthrough for him in the world of cinema. He spent hours climbing ropes to obtain rippling pectorals and studied primate physiology with monkey movement specialists.
After the success of Greystoke, Sands moved to the US and started acting. Acclaimed for his performances in renowned films like The Killing Fields, A Room with a View, and Leaving Las Vegas, he has garnered both accolades and nominations. He also has starred in numerous television shows, including 24, Smallville and Banshee. He has recently settled in Los Angeles. This has helped him develop his acting career and he’s now looking forward to returning to the screen.
John Malkovich Says He’s Trying to Stay Positive
Actor Julian Sands went missing on January 13 while hiking a mountain in California. Since his disappearance, authorities have been searching for the 65-year-old actor.
Despite his loss, Malkovich is trying to stay positive and remain strong. He also said that he hopes the search for Sands will be successful.
The actor has appeared in a number of films, including Dangerous Liaisons and In the Line of Fire. He is known for his whimsy and intensity.
He has a piercingly beautiful face with feline refinement and an occasional dimple. He wears a black suit with checked and plaid jacket, and black Chinese slippers with white socks.
He has been a partner of one of the world’s finest watchmaking brands since 2016, Richard Mille. He also makes his own jewelry, which he sells for a fraction of the cost.
John Malkovich Says He’s Praying
Actor Julian Sands was reported missing on January 13 after he failed to return from a hiking trip in the Mount Baldy region of the San Gabriel Mountains in California. Several searches have been conducted by public and private parties.
British actor Sands is an experienced hiker and has spoken about his love for nature. In a conversation with Thrive Global, he expressed his greatest joy to be “near a mountain summit on a magnificent cold morning.”
The search for Sands has continued since his disappearance, and authorities are still conducting ground searches; however, adverse weather conditions have made rescue efforts difficult due to avalanche risks. Helicopters have been used to scour the area, and police have also called in federal agencies to help find the actor.
John Malkovich Says He’s Confident Julian Sands Will Be Found
Julian Sands, the actor, has been reported missing since January, when he vanished during a hiking trip in the Mount Baldy area of the San Gabriel Mountains in Southern California. Searches have been conducted by both public and private parties, but adverse weather conditions have greatly impacted the process.
Malkovich is currently in Berlin to debut his latest film Seneca – On the Creation of Earthquakes, but he took time to speak with reporters about Sands’ disappearance and his relationship with him. He told them that he and Sands were “very, very close.”
In his interview with Decider, Malkovich said he’s confident that Sands will be found. He believes the actor is “very smart and very strong-willed.” During this difficult time, Malkovich wants to be able to help his friend and hopes that he will return home safely soon.