Harry Potter Dumbledore actor Michael Gambon dies at 82
Michael Gambon, the actor who played Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter films, has died at the age of 82.
Gambon took over the role of Dumbledore from Richard Harris in the third film, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.
He played the role in six more films, becoming one of the most iconic characters in the franchise.
Gambon was a versatile actor who starred in many other films and TV shows, including The Singing Detective, The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover, and Gosford Park.
He was also a respected stage actor, and won a Tony Award for his performance in The Life of Galileo. Gambon's death is a sad loss to the acting world.
He was a talented and versatile actor who brought many memorable characters to life.
His portrayal of Dumbledore was particularly beloved by fans of the Harry Potter books and films.
Gambon will be remembered for his many great performances, and his legacy will continue to inspire actors and fans for generations to come.
Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this difficult time.