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‘The Lord Of The Rings’ Star, Sir Ian Holm Dies At Age 88 – Photos



One notable character who played a very remarkable role in the top-notch film ‘The Lord of the Rings’, Ian Holm has passed on.

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The versatile actor, Holm who played everything from androids to hobbits via Harold Pinter and King Lear, has died in London aged 88, and he is reported to have died of Parkinson’s disease.

His agent confirmed the news to the media and in his own words he said:

“It is with great sadness that the actor Sir Ian Holm CBE passed away this morning at the age of 88,”

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The versatile actor went from the RSC and Harold Pinter to international film stardom with roles as the hobbit Bilbo Baggins and an android in Alien died in a hospital surrounded by his family.

Source: AfricaCelebrities.Com