Harry Potter Star Announces His Retirement From Acting In The Theater — For One Of The Saddest Reasons Imaginable
Aww, how sad!
Michael Gambon is probably best known to the wizarding world for his role as Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter films (except the first two, in which the character was portrayed by the late Richard Harris).
But the multiple award-winning actor has been tearing up the boards in the theater for half a century in plays such as Betrayal, Endgame, and King Lear.
Unfortunately, it seems that Michael must now draw the curtain on his theater career.
The 74-year-old actor admitted his memory just isn't up to the task anymore: