Sir John Hurt Of ‘Harry Potter’ And ‘Alien’ Fame Reportedly Dead At 77

Legendary British actor (and Hollywood legend) Sir John Hurt has apparently passed away at the age of 77.  Cause of death: pancreatic cancer.

He was a two-time Oscar-nominated actor: for his roles in The Elephant Man (scene below) and Midnight Express.

But most people will remember him from Alien (watch his famous scene below: VIEWER ADVISORY), three Harry Potter films (scene below) and V for Vendetta.  I just saw him in the Oscar-nominated Jackie the other day (he was amazing).

Hurt was knighted just two years ago: he was a UK citizen.

Source: TMZ

More from Mike Hatch
Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From AMP 1037

Play.It
Radio.com App

Listen Live