‘Star Wars’ & ‘Harry Potter’ actor Paul Grant dies at 56
He was 56 years old. Grant appeared in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.
Sophie Jayne Grant told Sky News: “I’m heartbroken… No girl deserves their dad taken away… He was so known loved. He’s gone too soon.”
The actor was reportedly found unresponsive at a London train station on Thursday, March 16 and had been declared brain dead. Grant played an Ewok in the George Lucas franchise and a goblin in the Harry Potter franchise. On Sunday, March 19, Grant taken off life support.
My dad was a legend in many ways. He always brought joy and laughter to everyone’s face. He would go the extra mile for anyone and was a huge Arsenal fan. Besides being an actor, he was also a father and grandfather. In addition to his daughters and son, he loved his girlfriend Maria and her kids, who were like his stepchildren. My dad, I love you so much, sleep tight.”