British veteran actor, Sir John Hurt who is famous for his roles in the hit movie Harry Potter has died.
Sir Hurt who also featured in several movies like the “Midnight Express” and “The Elephant Man,” died yesterday January 27th at the age of 77 in London just 5 days after his 77th birthday.
Hurt worked more than six decades in television, movies and voice work in England and the United States.
On 16 June 2015, Hurt publicly announced that he had been diagnosed with early-stage pancreatic cancer but said he would continue to work while undergoing treatment.
May his soul rest in peace.