Charlton Heston: Forever a Star

Excerpt: "Those … who lead many to do what is right and good will shine like the stars forever and ever." – Daniel 12:3 (New Life Version)

Charlton Heston, who was a wonderful friend of MOVIEGUIDE® and the Christian Film & Television Commission and won the best actor Oscar for his starring role in the Christian epic Ben-Hur, died Saturday, April 5, 2008, at the age of 84 with his wife of 64 years at his side. Chuck starred in many great movies and liked to note the historical figures he had portrayed, including Moses ("The Ten Commandments"), John the Baptist ("The Greatest Story Ever Told") and Michelangelo ("The Agony and the Ecstasy").

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