John Hurt, the esteemed British actor known for his burry voice and weathered visage — one that was kept hidden for his most acclaimed role, that of the deformed John Merrick in David Lynch’s The Elephant Man — has died, according to reports from several British newspapers. He was 77.
Here he is getting his chest ripped open:
And here he is as the villain in King Ralph:
Yeah, I liked King Ralph. So sue me. :S
Rest in peace, Mr. Hurt.