Everyone is a fan of the most brilliant movie series Harry Potter. Since decades, it has been watched by millions of people and still continues to be loved by everyone. The magic of this series lies in the characters. Unfortunately, one such character of Albus Dumbledore played by the actor Michael Gambon passed away at the age of 82.
He was loved by millions of fans of harry potter and without him, the series won’t have had the beauty in the characters that it has now. Michael Gambon took over the role from Richard Harris starting with the third film, “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban,” and continued to portray Dumbledore throughout the rest of the series. Gambon’s portrayal of Dumbledore became iconic in the later Harry Potter films.
Michael Gambon’s portrayal of the beloved wizard earned him a dedicated fanbase within the Harry Potter fandom. Fans appreciate his unique take on the character after taking over from Richard Harris and his contributions to the series.
Apart from his work in Harry Potter, Michael Gambon has had a long and successful career in both film and theater, earning him fans across different genres and generations. He is admired for his versatility and acting skills, which have garnered him a broad fan base in the entertainment industry.
Michael Gambon Once admitted that he has not read many JK Rowling best- selling books. But his talent and passion as an actor did not stop him from still playing the role with greatness.
Not just because of the potter work, due to his other work also he had been recognized as one of Britain’s leading actors.
Michael Gambon passed away on 28 September, Thursday. He was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. The actor died peacefully in the hospital leaving his fans disheartened.
When did he pass away ?
According to sources and his family’s statement, he did not die suffering. In the last times of his life, he was loved and peacefully passed away.
Such a great soul, who entertained the audience for the longest time is no more. He left the world with an imprint as a great actor who will be remembered by generations to come.
Dumbledore wouldn’t have been our favorite if it weren’t for him. He made us all love Dumbledore by his amazing portrayal on screen.
Statement from the family
We are devastated to announce the loss of Sir Michael Gambon. Beloved husband and father, Michael died peacefully in hospital with his wife Anne and son Fergus at his bedside,” the statement read.
Devastated family has bid their good bye to their family’s Michael Gambon. Fans are also trying to process the news and bid farewell to the great actor through remembering his great work. All that he portrayed on screen will remain even though his soul is gone. He is still alive in the hearts of his fans.
Tributes from Harry Potter cast
Harry Potter played by Daniel Radcliffe expressed that the actor loved his role but never seemed to be defined by his role.
Hermione Granger played by Emma Watson expressed gratitude to the actor for teaching them how to wear greatness lightly
Writer JK Rowling wrote about the actor being a wonderful man and an outstanding actor.