Oscar Nominee Actor, Robert Foster dies from Brain Cancer

Actor, Robert Forster, an Oscar nominee for his role in "Jackie Brown," has died at the age of 78, after battling brain cancer.

Robert died Friday at his home in Los Angeles, according to his publicist. His death comes on the same day his final film, "El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie" is released on Netflix.

Forster's been a fixture in Hollywood with several iconic roles since the late 1960s. He earned an Oscar nomination for his role, opposite Pam Grier, as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino's 1997 movie, "Jackie Brown."

Most recently he acted in "The Descendents," "Mullholland Drive" as well as "Olympus Has Fallen" and its sequel, "London Has Fallen", in which he played General Clegg.