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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. Hurt was regairdit as ane o Breetain's finest thespians;[1] director David Lynch descrived him as "simply the greatest actor in the warld".[2]

Sir John Hurt
CBE
John Hurt by Walterlan Papetti.jpg
Hurt in January 2015
BornJohn Vincent Hurt
22 Januar 1940(1940-01-22)
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, Ingland
Died25 Januar 2017(2017-01-25) (aged 77)
Cromer, Norfolk, Ingland
Cause o daith
Pancreatic cancer
ThriftActor
Years active1961–2017
Hauf-marrae(s)
  • Annette Robertson
    (m. 1962; div. 1964)
  • Donna Peacock
    (m. 1984; div. 1990)
  • Joan Dalton
    (m. 1990; div. 1996)
  • Anwen Rees-Myers
    (m. 2005; his death 2017)
Childer2

ReferencesEedit

  1. Sephton, Connor (29 January 2017). "Acclaimed British actor Sir John Hurt dies from cancer aged 77". Sky News. Retrieved 17 February 2017. 
  2. Kreps, Daniel (27 January 2017). "John Hurt, Oscar-Nominated 'Elephant Man' Actor, Dead at 77". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 17 February 2017.