Julian Sands Wiki, Biography
A Room with a View star Julian Sands has been reported missing since January 13. He went on a hike to Mount Baldy, California, and hasn’t contacted anyone since.
A search was also carried out the next day in the entire area, but had to stop in the middle due to bad weather conditions. However, helicopters and drones were used to continue the search and once the situation improves, ground crews will begin their search again.
Two hikers were discovered dead in the cases missing in recent weeks. As such, the sheriff’s department has advised hikers not to enter the site as it is too risky.
Julian Sands is known for his appearances in movies and television shows.
The Los Angeles, California resident began his film career with the 1982 film Privates on Parade. He then appeared in three more films up to 1985, including Oxford Blues, The Killing Fields, After Darkness, and The Doctor and the Devils.
He eventually gained recognition for playing George Emerson in the 1985 romantic film, A Room with a View. Directed by James Ivory, the film received positive feedback from critics and audiences and was a box office success. He received several accolades at the Academy Awards in 1987.
He played the role of Dr. James Atherton in the 1990 horror comedy film Arachnophobia. It was Frank Marshall’s first film as a director and featured Jeff Daniels, Harley Jane Kozak and John Goodman in the lead roles. He went on to appear in other movies like The Wicked, Naked Lunch, Boxing Helena, Mario and the Magician, The Phantom of the Opera, Mercy, Timecode, and more.
Julian Sands made his television debut as the Greek soldier in an episode of the BBC series The Box of Delights, and provided the voice of Valmont for 26 episodes of the animated series Jackie Chan Adventures.
He played the role of Vladimir Bierko in the Fox action drama series 24, which aired for nine seasons with over 190 episodes from November 6, 2001 to July 14, 2014.
Sands has appeared on other TV shows like Harem, Rose Red, Napoleon, Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Smallville, Castle, Dexter, and more. He appeared as Dr. Gerald Crane/Todd in two episodes of the Fox superhero crime drama series Gotham.
Julian last appeared as a medical director in the 2021 romantic drama biopic Benediction. Directed by Terence Davies, the movie grossed around $848,834 at the box office and received decent reviews from critics.
It also featured Jack Lowden, Peter Capaldi, Simon Russell Beale, Jeremy Irvine, Calam Lynch, Tom Blyth, Kate Phillips, and others in lead roles. Julian Sands has been married to the journalist Evgenia Citkowitz since 1990 and is the father of three children.