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Robbie Coltrane died at the age of 72.

By Hemaja burud

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Robbie Coltrane, who played Hagrid in the Harry Potter films, died at the age of 72.

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In addition to the ITV detective drama Cracker, he starred in the James Bond flicks Goldeneye and The World Is Not Enough.

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His agent, Belinda Wright, announced the actor's death in a hospital near Falkirk, Scotland, in a statement.

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She called Coltrane a "special talent," adding that his portrayal of Hagrid "gave delight to children and adults alike all throughout the world."

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Big guy, big heart"I will remember him as an enduringly devoted client."

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He was forensically clever, wonderfully humorous, and after 40 years of being pleased to be named his agent, he died.

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"His sister Annie Rae, his children Spencer and Alice, and their mother Rhona Gemmell survive him."

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They would want to express their gratitude to the medical personnel at Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert for their compassion and diplomacy.

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"I consider myself extremely fortunate to have met and worked with him, and I am deeply saddened by his passing."