Rest in Peace, John Hurt

Sir John Vincent Hurt (CBE), who will be remembered by so many fondly and with great respect, has passed on aged 77. He was one of the greatest actors of his generation, as his BAFTA awards and nominations clearly show, and his work spanned six decades.

To the readers of this blog, he will most likely be known for his performaces in at least one of the following films or TV series:

  • Alien
  • 1984
  • Harry Potter
  • Doctor Who (his War Doctor is a close second only to the Tenth Doctor

And it is to the War Doctor, that this tribute is dedicated:

 

 

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