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John Hurt, star of ‘Alien’ and ‘The Elephant Man,’ dies at 77

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LONDON — John Hurt, who starred in “Alien,” “The Elephant Man,” and the Harry Potter series, has died at the age of 77.

The death was reported by The London Daily Mirror.

The British actor battled cancer and intestinal issues in recent years, according to Mirror.

Hurt’s career spanned more than six decades, most recently started in the Oscar-nominated “Jackie.”

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