Hollywood Reporter is reporting that beloved British actor, Oscar Nominee, and Knight, Sir John Hurt has passed away at the age of 77.
Best known to younger fans for his role as Olivander, the wand maker in the Harry Potter films. Hurt has been in countless films including Hellboy and V For Vendetta. He was recently in an episode of the British sci-fi series Doctor Who.
He is survived by his fourth wife Anwen Rees-Myers and his sons, Alexander and Nicolas.
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