Helen McCrory: Peaky Blinders big name dies after ‘heroic combat with most cancers’, husband Damian Lewis confirms


Actress Helen McCrory, best possible identified for starring in Peaky Blinders and the Harry Potter motion pictures, has died after a “heroic combat with most cancers”, her husband Damian Lewis has mentioned.

The actress, who additionally gave the impression within the James Bond movie Skyfall and was once observed on display screen within the TV collection Quiz and Roadkill closing yr, was once 52.

“I am heartbroken to announce that when an heroic combat with most cancers, the pretty and mighty girl this is Helen McCrory has died peacefully at house, surrounded by means of a wave of affection from family and friends,” Lewis posted in a observation on Twitter.

Damian Lewis and Helen McCrory
Damian Lewis has paid tribute to his ‘stunning and mighty’ spouse

“She died as she lived. Fearlessly. God we like her and understand how fortunate we’re to have had her in our lives. She blazed so brightly. Cross now, Little One, into the air, and thanks.”

McCrory was once born in Paddington, west London, to a Welsh mom and Scottish-born father, and was once the eldest of 3 kids.

She attended faculty in Hertfordshire, then spent a yr dwelling in Italy, earlier than returning to London to check performing on the Drama Centre.

McCrory and Lewis married in 2007 and the couple had two kids – daughter Manon, born in 2006, and son Gulliver, born in 2007.


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