British actor Julian Sands has been missing since Friday after hiking in a mountainous area of California, San Bernardino County police told several US media.
Julian Sands’ family is very concerned. The actor has not given any sign of life since Friday, January 13. He had gone camping that day in the Mount Baldy region, a 3,070-meter mountain located in southern California, east of Los Angeles. The local authorities had nevertheless alerted to the “unfavorable and dangerous conditions”, due to strong winds transforming the snow into ice, especially since two hikers have already lost their lives there.
Actor Julian Sands is missing after hiking Mt. Baldy outside Los Angeles, and the search area is blanketed by snow. https://t.co/9hGKlLx61p
— TMZ (@TMZ) January 19, 2023
The search is complex due to bad weather, and moreover had to be interrupted due to a risk of avalanche. Drones will be deployed, reports the TMZ site.
“Julian’s family reported him missing on Friday, but he has only been publicly identified as the hiker. gone that Wednesday – several centimeters of snow have fallen on the mountain since its disappearance”, specifies the site.
The 65-year-old actor started his career in Hollywood in the 1980s. He is known for his roles in several series American television shows such as “Smallville” and “Elementary”, as well as in many films including “Leaving Las Vegas”, “Millenium” and “Ocean’s Thirteen”.