British actor Julian Sands became a period phenomenon playing free George alongside him. Helena Bonham Carter‘s Lucy in the 1986 adaptation of the E.M. Forster novel a room with a view. Meet Julian’s family amid the news of his death after he went missing in Southern California.
Who are the wife and children of Julian Sands?
Julian, 65, was the father of three adult children. shared son henry arenaswho was born in 1985, with his ex-wife, the British journalist sarah harvey sands. The couple was married from 1984 to 1987 after dating for more than a decade.
In 1990, Julian married the author. Evgenia Citkowitz and the couple shared two daughters. natalya morley sands was born in August 1996, while her sister, imogen morley sandsappeared in December 1999. The actor was fiercely protective of his family, rarely discussing his wife or children in interviews.
In a 2019 interview with The GuardianJulian was asked how he “would like to be remembered” and replied, “As an interesting and fun father to my children.” Boxing star Helena gave a sweet answer when she was asked: “What does love feel like?” her revealing, “To be exquisitely alive.”
Although he was reticent to talk about his family life, Julian was passionate about his love of mountaineering. In the same interview with The Guardian, was asked about the place where he was happiest and replied: “Near the top of a mountain on a glorious cold morning.” She added that her “biggest fear” was “inactivity, immobility, poor health and boredom.”
Julian shared that the top item on his bucket list was climbing “a remote peak in the high Himalayas, like Makalu.” He revealed that the closest he came to death was “in the early ’90s, in the Andes, caught in a vicious storm at over 20,000 feet with three others.”
“We were all very bad. Some guys close to us perished. We were lucky,” she added.
He Gotham city star opened up about her love of nature in a 2015 interview with USA Today. “I spend a lot of time outdoors, climbing mountains. Ignoring it is really a jerk,” she explained.
How did Julian Sands disappear while climbing mountains?
Julian disappeared while hiking snowcapped Mount Baldy in Southern California on January 13, 2023, when his family reported him missing around 7:30 p.m. local time. Mara Rodriguez of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department told Closer: “Search and rescue teams responded and began a search. Due to trail conditions and avalanche risk, ground crews were removed from the mountain Saturday night.”
“However, we continue to look at helicopters and drones when weather permits. We will schedule another ground search when the weather improves and it is safe for our ground crews,” he added.
His family spoke out after the news of Julian’s disappearance broke.
“Our most sincere thanks to the compassionate members of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department who are coordinating the search for our beloved Julian, in particular the heroic search teams listed below who are facing difficult conditions on the ground and in the air. to bring Julian home. ”, Said his family in a issued statement by the department the day before.
“We are deeply moved by the outpouring of love and support,” they added.
On June 24, recreational hikers alerted the Fontana Sheriff’s Station after finding human remains at Mount Baldy. On June 27, the San Fernando Sheriff’s Department confirmed that the remains belonged to the missing actor.
“The manner of death is still under investigation, pending further test results,” the sheriff’s office said in a public statement.