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John Hurt Dead - Oscar-Nominated Actor Dies at 77

John Hurt Dead - Oscar-Nominated Actor Dies at 77

John Hurt has reportedly passed away at the age of 77, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The Oscar-nominated British actor announced that he was battling pancreatic cancer back in June of 2015.

John is best known for his roles in The Elephant Man and Midnight Express, which both landed him Oscar nominations.

He is also known for his role as Ollivander in the Harry Potter films, Alien, appearances on Doctor Who and was most recently featured in Jackie alongside Natalie Portman.

Our thoughts are with John‘s friends and family during this difficult time.

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