According to the actor’s husband, Damian Lewis, the actress Helen McCrory is known for her role in the popular series “Peaky Blinders.” And the roles in the three Harry Potter movies also died of cancer.
Lewis wrote that after a heroic battle with cancer, his wife died in the family surrounded by relatives.
McCrory played the matriarchal aunt Polly of the Shelby clan in the famous BBC series “Peaky Blinders”.
She also played Narcissa Malfoy in three “Harry Potter” movies. Her character is Lucius Malfoy’s wife and Draco’s mother.
Throughout her career, she has also received praise from many other roles. In the movie “The Queen and the Special Relationship”, she starred in Cherie Blair, the wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair.
Many people said goodbye to the actress on social media and sent messages of condolences to the family.