Helen McCrory's Harry Potter and Peaky Blinders Costars Honour Her Legacy in Loving Tributes
Celebrities are paying tribute to Helen McCrory. On April 16, Helen’s husband, Damian Lewis, confirmed the actress’s death through a statement on Twitter. “I’m heartbroken to announce that after a heroic battle with cancer, the beautiful and mighty woman that is Helen McCrory has died peacefully at home, surrounded by a wave of love from family and friends,” he said.
In the days following, messages from Helen’s former costars poured in to honour the longtime performer’s legacy. Jason Isaacs and Tom Felton, who played Lucius and Draco Malfoy to Helen’s Narcissa, were among the Harry Potter actors who shared personal memories. Peaky Blinders star Cillian Murphy also remembered Helen from her role as Aunt Polly on the Netflix series. See their messages, plus others, ahead.