By Aubéry Mallet Journalist Series, cinema, TV Aubéry Mallet is a journalist specializing in series. A fan of the small screen, she has seen everything (or almost) from Game of Thrones to Pretty Little Liars, from The Bridgerton Chronicle to Stranger Things via Gossip Girl or Friends. This is a shock for all fans of the Harry Potter saga. This Friday, October 18, 2022, a key player in the saga left us. Robbie Coltrane who played Hagrid is dead, his agent has announced.
Harry Potteris in mourning again. After the death of Alan Rickman who played Severus Snape and the death of Helen McCrory who played Draco Malfoy's mother, Narcissa, it is another star of the saga adapted from J.K. Rowling's novels who leaves us and leaves a huge void. behind her.
Robbie Coltrane died of an illness
This Friday, October 18, 2022, the agent of Robbie Coltrane< /strong>announced to several American and British media the death of the actor at the age of 72. Originally from Scotland, he died in hospital near his home in Larbert. The actor had been ill for two years, says Deadline, which does not give more details about the actor's death.
Born March 30, 1950, Robbie Coltrane began his film career in 1980 in the film La Mort en direct. He subsequently played in many films as well as in the British series Cracker. Among his notable roles is that of Valentin Dmitrovich Zukovsky in two James Bond films, GoldenEye and The World Is Not Enough.
But the The role that made him more widely known to the world's general public is that of Hagrid in Harry Potter. Robbie Coltrane played the giant in the 8 films of the saga. Earlier this year, he made an appearance on the cast reunion show. Before that, his last role was in 2020, in the series Urban Myths.