Richard Griffiths, the versatile British actor who played the boy wizard's unsympathetic Uncle Vernon in the "Harry Potter" movies, has died. He was 65. Agent Simon Beresford announced Friday that Griffiths died a day earlier of complications following heart surgery at University Hospital in Coventry, central England.He paid tribute to Griffiths as "a remarkable man and one of our greatest an...

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  • 'Harry Potter' Actor Richard Griffiths Dies at 65
    The actor was also known for his turn as shady Uncle Monty in the 1987 cult classic “Withnail ... in 1984's "A Private Function," opposite Maggie Smith and Michael Palin. Griffiths collected an Olivie...
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  • British actor Richard Griffiths, a stage legend and Harry Potter's Uncle Vernon, dies at 65
    LONDON - Richard Griffiths was one of the great British stage actors of his generation, a heavy man with a light touch, whether in Shakespeare or Neil Simon. But for millions of movie fans, he will al...
    03/29/2013 - 6:29 am | View Link
  • ‘Harry Potter’ actor Richard Griffiths dies at 65
    LONDON >> Richard Griffiths was one of the great British stage actors ... But he will be most widely remembered as a pair of contrasting uncles — Harry Potter’s Uncle Vernon Dursley and Uncle Monty in ...
    03/29/2013 - 4:39 am | View Link
  • Harry Potter‘s Richard Griffiths Passes Away, Daniel Radcliffe “Proud” To Know Him
    Oh no, this is so sad! Iconic British thespian Richard Griffiths died Thursday at the age of 65 after experiencing complications from heart surgery. Griffiths is a renowned actor, and played the loath...
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  • ‘Harry Potter’ Actor Richard Griffiths Dies Suddenly At 65
    British actor Richard Griffiths — perhaps best known for playing Harry Potter’s often cruel Muggle uncle, Vernon Dursley, in the Harry Potter franchise — died suddenly Thursday from complications afte...
    03/29/2013 - 2:49 am | View Link
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  • Vernon Dursley | Harry Potter Wiki | FANDOM powered by Wikia
    Vernon Dursley was a Muggle, husband of Petunia Evans, father of Dudley and uncle of Harry Potter by marriage. He used to live at 4 Privet Drive along with his wife and son for nearly twenty years until they were forced into hiding during the escalation of the Second Wizarding War. After...
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  • Dursley family | Harry Potter Wiki | FANDOM powered by Wikia
    The Dursley family is a Muggle family, and the only known living close relatives of Harry Potter. Petunia Dursley (née Evans) was the older sister of Harry's mother, Lily Potter (née Evans), but took the surname Dursley when she married Vernon Dursley. They had a son named Dudley. Harry Potter's...
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  • List of supporting Harry Potter characters
    The Dursley family are Harry Potter's last living relatives. To ensure Harry's safety, Albus Dumbledore placed him in the Dursleys' care when he was a baby. The Dursleys live at Number 4, Privet Drive, Little Whinging in Surrey, England. They are all Muggles, and despise all things related to magic – and anything out of the ordinary in general – and the Wizarding World, especially the Potters.
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  • Richard Griffiths
    Richard Thomas Griffiths OBE (31 July 1947 – 28 March 2013) was an English actor of film, television, and stage. He received the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play, the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Featured Actor and the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play, all for his role in The History Boys.
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