More sad news to report.
John Heard, most well known as Dad Peter McCallister in 'Home Alone', has sadly died at the age of 72.
According to reports, John was found by a maid in his hotel room, and all we know at this time is that he had minor back surgery this past Wednesday. He was said to be recovering.
Heard also had roles in such films as 'Beaches' and 'Gladiator', as well as a TV role in 'Sopranos'.