Hurt at the 68th Venice Film Festival
|Born||January 22, 1940|
|Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England, UK|
|Died||January 25, 2017|
John Hurt, is a British actor and voice actor. Among other honours, he has received Academy Award nominations, a Golden Globe Award, and BAFTA Awards, with one being a Lifetime Achievement recognition. Hurt is best known for his leading roles as Joseph Merrick (billed as John Merrick) in The Elephant Man.