Three-time Oscar award-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis has made a huge announcement. The 60-year-old actor who has played a number of various roles, has announced that he is retiring from acting. Day-Lewis has one film left that is awaiting release. The film Phantom Thread, which is set in the 1950s London high fashion world, is due to hit theaters on Christmas 2017. The decision to retire is said to be a private one, and no explanation has been made by Day-Lewis.
Daniel Day-Lewis made his screen debut as a teenager in the film Sunday Bloody Sunday. Since his debut, Day-Lewis has become one of the most acclaimed actors of his generation, and has won three Academy awards in the category of Best Actor.