Veteran actor Max von Sydow died Sunday at 90.

"It is with a broken heart and with infinite sadness that we have the extreme pain of announcing the departure of Max von Sydow (on) March 8, 2020," his wife Catherine statedto USA TODAY through Max's agent Jean Diamond.

The actor was best known for his role in 1957's "The Seventh Seal," 1973's "The Exorcist" and 1980's "Flash Gordon."

Sydow was nominated for two Academy Awards, one for his supporting role in 2011's "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close" and for his leading role in 1987's "Pelle erobreren."

He was also nominated for two Golden Globes (one for his role in "The Exorcist") and two Emmy Awards, including one for his role as a guest actor on the popular HBO series "Game of Thrones" in 2011.