In its eight installments and a decade of premieres, the Harry Potter saga has presented great characters and numerous actors.
Whether the actors are known by everyone as Daniel Radcliffe or Emma Watson or performers with small roles like Myrtle the Weeping (Shirley Henderson), the fans remember most of them with affection.
Unfortunately, time passes and there are some actors who, unfortunately , have died, as is the case of the mythical Alan Rickman or the unforgettable Richard Griffiths, Harry’s uncle.
Dave Legeno – Fenrir GreyBack
Dave Legeno gave birth to the werewolf Fenrir GreyBack. He died on July 6, 2014 with 50 years of suffering extreme temperatures while hiking.
David Rydall – Elphias Doge
David Rydall played Elphias Doge. He passed away on December 25, 2014 at age 79.
Eric Sykes – Frank Bryce
Eric Sykes played Frank Bryce, the gardener of the Riddle family. He died in July 2012 at age 89 due to natural causes.
Roger Lloyd-Pack – Barty Crouch Sr.
The respected actor Roger Lloyd-Pack died on January 15, 2014. In the saga he gave life to Barty Crouch, Sr.
Jimmy Gardner – Ernie
Jimmy Gardner was a veteran British actor and the one who gave life to the driver of the night bus. He passed away on May 3, 2010 with 85 years.
Richard Griffiths – Vernon Dursley
Richard Griffiths, the mythical uncle of Harry, died on March 28, 2013 at age 65 due to complications in a heart operation.
Robert Knox – Marcus Belby
The death of Robert Knox, the student of Ravenclaw Marcus Belby, was one of the most tragic. He was stabbed to the exit of a London bar when he was only 18 years old.
Richard Harris – Dumbledore
The first Dumbledore was played by Richard Harris. His death on October 25, 2002 caused the arrival of Michael Gambon.
Alan Rickman – Snape
Everyone remembers Alan Rickman’s Snape. The actor died on January 14, 2016 because of pancreatic cancer.
John Hurt – Ollivander
John Hurt, who played Ollivander in the saga, died on January 25, 2017 because of pancreatic cancer.
Terence Bayler – The Bloodthirsty Baron
Terence Bayler, the Bloodthirsty Baron, died at age 86 in August 2016.