Sir john vincent hurt cbe. He had roles in over 130 films with dozens of television roles. Narrator in the tigger movie. He also narrated the 2002 documentary the alien saga. Sir john hurt cbe 19402017 was an english actor and voice actor whose career spanned six decades.
He died 3 days after his 77th birthday. Sir john vincent hurt cbe january 22 1940 january 25 2017 was an academy award nominated english actor who played kane in the 1979 film alien replacing jon finch. He holds the record of having played the most characters 43 that have died on screen. John vincent hurt cbeborn 22 january 1940 is an english actor and voice actor.
Sir john hurt cbe was an english actor whose career spanned for more than 50 years. Sir john vincent hurt cbe 22 january 1940 25 januar 2017 was an british actor phase screen an stage career spanned mair nor 50 years. He also served as the title narrator for the show as well for which he was credited for all episodes even when the great dragon was absent. He played caligula in the bbc tv series i claudius.
Hurts performance in the prison drama midnight express brought him. Sir john vincent hurt cbe was an english actor whose career spanned more than 50 years. 1 director david lynch descrived him as simply the greatest actor in the warld. Sir john vincent hurt cbe january 22 1940 january 25 2017 was an english actor who initially came to prominence for his role as richard rich in the 1966 film a man for all seasons and sustained a career in lead and supporting roles in many popular motion pictures.
The youngest child of phyllis massey an engineer and one time actress and reverend arnould herbert hurt an anglican clergyman and. Hurt was regairdit as ane o breetains finest thespians. Sir john vincent hurt cbe was an acclaimed english character actor who provided the voice of kilgharrah in the bbc series merlin. One of stage screen and tvs finest transatlantic talents slight gravel voiced pasty looking john vincent hurt was born on january 22 1940 in shirebrook a coal mining village in derbyshire england.
Sir john vincent hurt cbe 22 january 1940 25 january 2017 was an english actor who was partially known for portraying wand maker garrick ollivander in the harry potter film series the horned king from the black cauldron the war doctor from the 50th anniversary special of doctor who and the title character of jim hensons the storyteller.