Indiana Jones star Christian Oliver, 51, was killed in a horrific plane crash alongside his two young daughters, aged 10 and 12.
The Hollywood actor, his two daughters Annik Klepser, 12, and Madita Klepser, and a pilot were killed after the single-engine plane they were in crashed into the sea.
According to reports, the incident happened off the coast of the small Caribbean island of Becquia.
The flight was reportedly en route to the neighboring island nation of St. Luicia but the tragic incident occurred shortly after the aircraft took off from JF Mitchell Airport.
Divers and local fishermen rushed to the area to help before the Coast Guard recovered four bodies.
The bodies were taken to St. Vincent before being transported to the Kingstown Mortuary where post-mortem examinations will be conducted.
Christian Klepser, who went by the stage name Christian Oliver, played a detective in the long-running TV series Alarm fur Cobra 11.
He appeared in major films such as Valkyrie and Speed Racer. The star had many movie and TV credits to his name, and he had recently appeared in the new installment of the Indiana Jones franchise ‘Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny.’
Oliver’s heartbroken friends and colleagues and expressed their condolences.
Director Nick Lyon took to Instagram and wrote: “We talked about producing a film together for years and finally did it! Thank you for being a great colleague, actor and friend.”
Co-star Bai Ling also described him as ‘a brave actor and a beautiful gentle person.’
“Love to you Christian and your two beautiful daughters,” she added.
Only two days before the incident, Oliver shared a photo of a beach and wrote: “Let love rule. Wishing all of you the best for 2024.”
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