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Helen McCrory

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Kate1949 Fri 16-Apr-21 17:08:45

Has died. How sad. How young. RIP.

BlueBelle Fri 16-Apr-21 17:10:58

Who is she ?

Kim19 Fri 16-Apr-21 17:11:28

Very talented actress. So sad.

Kate1949 Fri 16-Apr-21 17:12:07

She's been in loads of stuff. Peaky Blinders for one. She's married to Damien Lewis.

Anniebach Fri 16-Apr-21 17:13:02

So very sad. RIP

Marydoll Fri 16-Apr-21 17:14:26

I was really shocked when my husband told me. Very sad.

kittylester Fri 16-Apr-21 17:15:06

I saw this on a news flash on my phone and it has really shaken me. She was only 52. They seemed like a good couple. Very sad.

Redhead56 Fri 16-Apr-21 17:16:25

That's so sad she was only young and a wonderful actress.

Maggiemaybe Fri 16-Apr-21 17:19:17

That’s so sad. She was one of my favourite actresses. Wonderful in Peaky Blinders and as Cherie Blair in The Queen. RIP.

Callistemon Fri 16-Apr-21 17:30:39

Oh no, that is so sad. I hadn't realised she was ill.
Such a wonderful actress and far too young.

DillytheGardener Fri 16-Apr-21 17:30:41

Very sad, I loved her in Peaky Blinders. Also just loved seeing a woman in her fifties with a man the same age. Damien Lewis must be devastated. Huge loss and very sad for him and their children.

TerriBull Fri 16-Apr-21 17:33:48

Really sorry to read that Helen McCrory has died, very good actress. Not that old, mother to teenage children I believe. How sad for them and her husband fellow actor Damien Lewis.


Callistemon Fri 16-Apr-21 17:36:36

Yes, I think their children are young teenagers, a great loss to her family and to the acting world.


eazybee Fri 16-Apr-21 17:39:10

I am sorry to hear that; very young.

TwiceAsNice Fri 16-Apr-21 17:47:33

It flashed up on my phone too. Really sad she’s been great in lots of things . I had t realised she was ill. 52 is so young and her poor children so hard to lose a parent

Kamiso Fri 16-Apr-21 17:47:52

Such sad news. Her family must be devastated.

I wonder if that’s why they’ve been stalling on the new series of Peaky Blinders. She’s was one of the key characters.

BlueBelle Fri 16-Apr-21 17:53:55

Oh never watched Peaky Blinders or heard of Damian Lewis but sad to hear of a young death

glammagran Fri 16-Apr-21 17:56:13

I’m so shocked and saddened by this. I don’t think there had been any statements about her illness at all. Will miss her so much as an acresss.

Jaxjacky Fri 16-Apr-21 17:56:43

How very sad, she was a talent. RIP.

polomint Fri 16-Apr-21 18:34:01

That is quite a shock. I too didn't know she had been ill. Loved her in peaky blinders

Kate1949 Fri 16-Apr-21 18:35:23

I think the family kept her illness quiet.

Poppyred Fri 16-Apr-21 18:49:21

Very sad. So sorry for her husband and children. 🥲

Sar53 Fri 16-Apr-21 18:58:43

Very sad for her husband children, RIP xx

Nannylovesshopping Fri 16-Apr-21 19:11:02

One of my favourite actresses, loved her in Peaky Blinders, such very sad news, far too young to die, RIP lovely girl.

MayBee70 Fri 16-Apr-21 19:20:27

I just heard this on the news and it’s knocked me for six. Aunt Polly has been part of my tv watching life for years now. I can’t imagine the series without her and I thought it was lovely to see such a long lasting show biz marriage.