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People/Characters: John Hurt

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The Afterlife Handbook: A Travel Guide to Your Final Destination by Michael Powell
Just Biggins by Christopher Biggins
lebendige Maske 2 | 1980 by Kryolan GMBH
The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal

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Sir John Vincent Hurt, CBE is an English actor who first became known for his role in A Man for All Seasons (1966). He has played lead roles as Quentin Crisp in the The Naked Civil Servant (1975), and John Merrick in David Lynch's The Elephant Man (1980). Another role he is recognised for was as Winston Smith in Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984).

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