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British actor best known for his role as Vernon Dursley, Harry’s mean-spirited uncle, in the Harry Potter film franchise. He also starred as Barry Nottingham in Disney’s Bedtime Stories.
He was survived by his wife Heather Gibson.
How did Richard Griffiths die?
Richard Griffiths' death was caused by Complications From Cardiac Surgery.
|Cause of death||Complications From Cardiac Surgery|
|Age of death||65 years|
|Birthday||July 31, 1947|
|Death date||March 29, 2013|
|Place of death||University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire, Coventry, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||St Mary The Virgin Churchyard, Bearley, Stratford-on-Avon District, Warwickshire, England|
I was big and fat and had weird parents.Richard Griffiths
I hated my childhood. It was loathsome. My parents were deaf and dumb. Profoundly so. They could make noises when they were emotionally aroused, but they couldn’t form it into speech.Richard Griffiths
My vanity is not remotely physical, it is cerebral. I suppose feeling self-conscious might be a form of vanity, though.Richard Griffiths
I like playing Vernon Dursley in ‘Harry Potter,’ because that gives me a license to be horrible to kids. I hate the odious business of sucking up to the public.Richard Griffiths
I’ve had a year out of work, more, and just toughed it out. There are those who think that all actors are overpaid. I beg to differ.Richard Griffiths