John Hurt Has Passed Away At 77

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He will be missed.

On Friday, John Hurt — who played Mr. Ollivander in the Harry Potter franchise — has reportedly passed away at 77. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015.

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Hurt has been nominated for an Academy Award twice — for The Elephant Man and Midnight Express.

Three years ago, the thespian was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II. He is survived by his wife Anwen Rees-Myer.

Recently, he starred opposite Natalie Portman in Jackie.

R.I.P. John.

[Image via WENN.]

Jan 27, 2017 9:52pm PDT

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