Robbie Coltrane Passes Away

LONDON, ENGLAND – JULY 07: Actor Robbie Coltrane attends the World Premiere of Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows – Part 2 at Trafalgar Square on July 7, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Robbie Coltrane, best known for his incredible portrayal of Hagrid in all eight of the Harry Potter movies, has passed away today, aged 72. Though many know him from the Potter franchise, Coltrane started acting in his early 20s, with his career gaining traction in the early 90s and continuing until the present.

A native of Scotland, Coltrane’s agent confirmed that it was in a hospital there in his home country that he passed today, October 14, 2022.

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