Christo Jivkov, Passion of the Chris actor, died at the age of 48. The actor passed away after struggling with lung cancer in Los Angeles. Bulgaria-born Jivkov was known as an actor and producer in the entertainment industry. In this article, we’ll learn more about Christo Jivkov; keep reading.
He gained popularity from the movies like “The Profession of Arms” and “The Passion of the Christ”; he received many awards for the film The Profession of Arms. It was rumoured in the industry that Jivkov might have appeared in the upcoming The Passion of the Christ: Resurrection, but no one ever confirmed this.
Director of the original movie Mel Gibson talked to the pastor Greg Laurie in 2016 and said, “It’s called The Resurrection.”
“Of course, that’s a very big subject, and it needs to be looked at because we don’t want just to do a simple rendering of it — you know, read what happened.” he added.
While one of the other actor named Jim Caviezel, who played Jesus in the original film, said in a media interview that the project was on the way and would be “the biggest film in world history”.
If we talk about the collection, The Passion of the Christ earned $612 million worldwide, while the movie budget was just $30 million. At that time, the film broke many records and became an all-time blockbuster.
As an independent movie, The Passion of the Christ was counted as the most commercially successful movie then. In North America, the movie was the highest successful R-rated movie.
In the 77th Academy Awards, the movie got the Oscar nominations but no awards in the final. According to The Sun, the actor died after struggling with cancer.
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