Helen McCrory passed away at the age of 52. The actress is best known for the role of Narcia Malfoy in the Harry Potter movie adaptation, as well as for her appearance in the “Peaky Blinders” series. Her husband, Damien Lewis, reported the actress’s death.
Narcissa Malfoy, Polly Gray or Valentina Villeford – these are the most famous roles of Helen McCrory. The English actress died on Friday, April 16th of cancer. The sad news was reported on social media by her husband – Damien Lewis.
“He sadly informs you that after the heroic battle against cancer, a beautiful and strong woman, Helen McCrory, died peacefully in her home surrounded by friends and family. She died the way she lived. Fearless. Oh God, we love it and we know how lucky we are to have been living it– Lewis wrote on Twitter.
Helen McCrory was born in 1968. In addition to appearing in productions such as “Harry Potter” and “Peaky Blinders”, the actress is also known for her roles in “The Queen”, “Interview with the Vampire” and “Cassans” as well as “Anna Karenina”. And Skyfall.
Helen McCrory has received many prestigious awards including. BAFTA Award for her role in “Streetlife”. In 2017, she was appointed an officer of the Order of the British Empire for “Contributing to Drama”.
Helen McCrory with actor Damien Lewis gave birth to two children. Most recently, the actress was spotted on screen in March on the British breakfast show “Good Morning Britain”, where she spoke about her charitable work.