New Year has just begun and instead of getting happy news, what we have been getting is saddening news. Yes, we are extremely disheartened to share the tragic death of “Harry Potter” fame actor Robbie Coltrane. Well, we can not confirm if he has actually died or not as several sources are claiming that the Scottish actor has died while some are stating that he is still alive. The death hoax has surfaced on the internet and now the matter has become the topic of discussion among the netizens. Let’s find out what’s the truth.
The death hoax or rumours of the popular Scottish actor Robbie has spread on the internet. Fans are getting confused and searching for “Is Robbie Coltrane dead or alive?” online. However, no source seems to clear the said confusion as no one from the actor’s family has uttered a word about the matter. Since Robbie’s death has not been confirmed by his family or friends yet, it would be really inappropriate to confirm anything.
Robbie Coltrane Dead Or Alive?
We will have to wait until the news gets any confirmation from his family or they release any official statement about the same. Talking about Robbie Coltrane, the 71-year-old is a popular actor. Apart from being an actor, he also happens to be a writer and a comedian. Robbie rose to fame after his exceptional portrayal of the character “Rubeus Hagrid” in the popular novel series Harry Potter which also featured Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, and Rupert Grint.
Born on March 30, 1950, in the United Kingdom, the actor went to the University of Edinburgh. He started his acting career when he was in his twenties with his stage name “Coltrane”. Firstly, he appeared in The Slab Boys, a set of three plays by John Bayrne. Due to his amazing comic skills, he bagged a role in the 1982 series titled “The Comic Strip Presents”. After gracing some plays and comic series, the actor finally moved to the films.
Some of his films include 1980 released Flash Gordon and Death Watch, along with Gateway to the South, Scrubbers, The Supergrass, Absolute beginners and many more. He appeared in various television series as well and garnered a decent fan following in some time as well. Robbie got roles in bigger films too such as GoldenEye, the James Bond film, along with J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter. Although Robbie Coltrane’s death news has been surfacing the internet, we do not confirm his passing.