From Peaky Blinders to Harry Potter, Helen McCrory had a pretty impressive resume. But what was his net worth?
The talented actress Helen McCrory was wonderful in finding all the nuances within her dynamic characters and was highly respected for her work on stage, as well as for her work in film and television.
On April 16, McCrory’s husband, Damian Lewis, announced that the actress had passed away at age 52 after battling cancer. McCrory put together an impressive resume that most actors only dream of, but what was his net worth?
Helen McCrory’s husband announced she died of cancer at age 52
“It breaks my heart to announce that after a heroic battle with cancer, the beautiful and powerful woman that is Helen McCrory has died peacefully in her home, surrounded by a wave of friends and family,” Lewis wrote.
“She died as she lived. Without fear. God, we love her and we know how lucky we are to have had her in our lives. She glowed so brightly. Go now, Little One, on the air, and thank you,” added the actress’s husband.
JK Rowling expresses her condolences on Twitter
I’m devastated to learn of the death of Helen McCrory, an extraordinary actress and a wonderful woman who’s left us far too soon. My deepest condolences to her family, especially her husband and children. Simply heartbreaking news.
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) April 16, 2021
Naturally, fans began to shower the McCrory family with love and support. A great deal of the support comes from fans of the Harry Potter franchise. McCrory brilliantly portrayed Narcissa Malfoy in the last three films of the franchise.
Fans noted that McCrory possessed incredible range in his portrayal of a character who was a Death Eater, but who ultimately loved his son, Draco, above all else.
“I am devastated to learn of the death of Helen McCrory, an extraordinary actress and wonderful woman who left us too soon,” JK Rowling tweeted after learning of McCrory’s death. “Simply heartbreaking news.”
The actress was fantastic as Polly Gray in ‘Peaky Blinders’
Helen McCrory as Polly Gray
All our love and thoughts are with Helen’s family.
Rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/HBEg4Hz2Up
— Peaky Blinders (@ThePeakyBlinder) April 16, 2021
As we mentioned, Peaky Blinders fans are in mourning today too as McCrory also played Polly Gray. A true matriarch, Polly’s presence could always be felt in the scenes she inhabited.
“Helen McCrory as Polly Gray all our love and thoughts are with Helen’s family,” wrote the official Peaky Blinders Twitter page, also sharing a photo of the late actress. “Rest in peace”.
McCrory had a really impressive net worth
Harry Potter and Peaky Blinders may be two of McCrory’s most notable projects, but his illustrious career spans decades. With countless projects under his belt, it’s no wonder McCrory has built an impressive net worth throughout his career.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, the actress was worth $ 25 million at the time of her death. Clearly, McCrory was truly talented at her craft and we know that many will miss her for years to come.