27 Feb '17, 6pm

WATCH: Rolex commercial featuring Bill Paxton airs during #Oscars

WATCH: Rolex commercial featuring Bill Paxton airs during #Oscars

A warm, timely moment that remembered an icon. Only hours after the announcement that actor Bill Paxton had passed away, a commercial was shown during the Oscars broadcast that featured the deceased 61-year-old. Actor Bill Paxton poses for photographers during the MIPTV, International Television Programme Market, Monday, April 13, 2015, in Cannes, southern France. (Lionel Cironneau/AP) The commercial, which aired coincidentally, according to People.com , was for Rolex and was comprised of a montage of classic cinematic moments featuring the well-known wrist apparel. It came to screens nationwide during the first half of the 89th Academy Awards — and featured other personalities such as Harrison Ford, Marlon Brando, Nick Nolte, Jim Carrey, Terrence Howard, Owen Wilson, David Oyelowo and Benicio del Toro, among others. Jennifer Aniston tears up honoring Bill Paxton during Os...

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