The world of Harry Potter is a magical one, filled with wizards and witches who are able to do amazing things. Unfortunately, many of these stars have passed over the years, leaving Harry Potter fans around the world devastated.
Here are just a few of the Harry Potter stars who sadly left us :
1. Robbie Coltrane:
Coltrane, best known for his role as Rubeus Hagrid in all eight Harry Potter films, died in October 2022. He was 72.
2. Alan Rickman:
The talented actor was known for his iconic roles in the “Harry Potter” films, and he will always be remembered as one of the most beloved stars in the wizarding world.
3. Richard Harris:
Harris brought a sense of gravitas to Professor Dumbledore that set him apart from other actors who have portrayed the role. His legacy lives on in his iconic portrayal of the beloved headmaster.
4. Robert Hardy:
The actor portrayed Cornelius Fudge in several “Potter” films, bringing a sense of gravitas and intensity to the role. Despite his early passing, his work in the series will always be remembered.
5. John Hurt:
Hurt was beloved for his performance as Mr. Ollivander in several of the “Harry Potter” films, bringing a sense of depth and mystery to the character that made him stand out from other wizards in the series.
6. Richard Griffiths:
Griffiths’ portrayal of Harry’s uncle, Vernon Dursley, will always be remembered as one of his most iconic roles. His talent and incredible sense of comic timing will never be forgotten by fans of the films.
7. Robert Knox:
Robert Knox had been set to play Marcus Belby in the 2009 movie “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.” Unfortunately, he was stabbed to death while heading home from the film in London.
8. Helen McCrory:
Draco Malfoy’s mother Narcissa was played by Helen in the last three Harry films, Helen passed away from breast cancer in 2021 at 52.
The world of Harry Potter is full of talented and beloved stars, many of whom sadly passed away before their time. Whether you were a fan of Professor Lupin, Professor Dumbledore, or any of the other iconic characters from this magical series, these stars will always be remembered for their contributions to the Potter universe. So long as fans keep reading the books and watching the movies, these stars’ legacies will live on.