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Remembering John Hurt's Extensive Career in Advertising
By: The Drum
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John Hurt, the multiple Bafta winning actor, passed away at the age of 77 on Saturday (28 January), bringing to a conclusion a career spanning more than four decades, where he became acclaimed for his screen presence and unique voice.

Hurt's breakthrough role in Midnight Express saw him receive a nomination for an Oscar. Performances in Ridley Scott’s Alien, the Elephant Man, Nineteen Eighty-Four, V for Vendetta, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, and a brief stint as Doctor Who stand out in a career boasting more than 140 movie and stage appearances.

Pertinent to marketers, Hurt featured in countless ads, utilising his powerful vocals to deliver unforgettable voiceovers.

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