(January 22, 1940 – January 27, 2017)
Veteran actor John Hurt succumbed cancer at age 77. His career dates back to the 1960s; his notable recent roles included the War Doctor in the Doctor Who television series and Ollivander in the Harry Potter films.
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(February 21, 1946 – January 14, 2016)
Known for his role as Severus Snape in the Harry Potter film series, veteran British actor Alan Rickman has died.
Wow. This blew me away when I found out about it. Muggles playing quidditch. Colleges with quidditch teams. Quidditch tournaments, and even an Intercollegiate Quidditch Association! I can’t wait until one of these matches comes to the Cincinnati area. I will be there!
There’s even a Facebook page for the IQA. And they take it seriously…this is no joke!