Sir Michael Gambon, who played Professor Albus Dumbledore in six Harry Potter films, has died aged 82.
Gambon portrayed Dumbledore for several Universal Orlando (and Universal Studios Hollywood) theme park attractions, including Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey at Universal’s Islands of Adventure.
As well as his role in Harry Potter, Gambon played French detective Jules Maigret in ITV’s Maigret. Sir Michael is also known for his role as Phillip Marlow in BBC’s The Singing Detective.
The family of Sir Michael confirmed that he died in hospital. You can find out more here.
Our thoughts and prayers go to Sir Michael’s family, friends, and co-workers.
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