Harry Potter Actor John Hurt Has Died Aged 77

Harry Potter Actor John Hurt Has Died Aged 77
Liam Mackessy
Liam Mackessy

28 Jan 2017

Actor and Harry Potter star, John Hurt has passed away at the age of 77 after losing his battle to pancreatic cancer.

Hurt played Mr Olivander in Harry Potter but is also well known for roles in The Naked Civil Servant and The Elephant Man.

 

JK Rowling has paid tribute to John Hurt - calling him "immensely talented and deeply beloved".