Actor Paul Ritter, known for his roles in the miniseries Chernobylas well as on the tape Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince He died at the age of 54, his representative reported.
Surrounded by his wife and children, Ritter died Monday morning at his home after suffering from a brain tumor.
Paul was an exceptional actor, with a huge variety of roles both on stage and screen, with extraordinary abilities. He was extremely smart, kind, and funny. We will miss him very much, “said a statement.
Born in the UK, Ritter starred in the British series Friday Night Dinner, which ran from 2011 to 2020.
In 2009, received a Tony nomination for his role in the play The Norman Conquest and it appeared as Eldred worple in the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince tape.
In 2008, Paul Ritter also appeared on the tape Quantum of Solance and in 2019 in the miniseries Chernobyl, where he played Anatoly Dyaltlov.
Among the samples of condolences that have begun to happen on social networks, the one from Robert Popper, creator of the Friday Night Dinner series, stands out:
Devastated by this terribly sad news. Paul was a lovely and wonderful human being. Kind, funny, super caring and the best actor I’ve ever worked with, “said Robert about Paul ritter, actor who died at the age of 54.