Michael Gough ie movie Alfred, dies today :-(

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#1 Posted by Staticoss (176 posts) - - Show Bio

Unfortunately, Michael Gough, who played Alfred Pennyworth in the 80's and 90's Batman films passed away today at the age of 94. He will be sorely missed.
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#2 Posted by xerox_kitty (17342 posts) - - Show Bio

That's so sad.  My heart goes out  to his family.
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#3 Posted by Omega Ray Jay (8418 posts) - - Show Bio

He was in a couple of the classic Doctor Who episodes to, i will always remember him as Alfred though, RIP.

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#4 Posted by Supreme Marvel (11575 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P The only good thing from the old Batman films.

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#5 Posted by CrimsonAvenger (1288 posts) - - Show Bio

He was my favorite Alfred, he will be missed.

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#6 Posted by Primmaster64 (21668 posts) - - Show Bio

:( RIP

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#7 Edited by Golden Cod (630 posts) - - Show Bio

Rest well old chap!
 
According to the BBC article,  "the actor had not been well for the past year and passed away at home surrounded by family".   If there's a way to go, that's the best.

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#8 Posted by Billy Batson (59636 posts) - - Show Bio
RIP
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#9 Edited by Billy Batson (59636 posts) - - Show Bio

O Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done;
The ship has weathered every rack, the prize we sought is won;
The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting,
While follow eyes the steady keel, the vessel grim and daring:

O Captain! my Captain! rise up and hear the bells;
Rise up—for you the flag is flung—for you the bugle trills;
For you bouquets and ribboned wreaths—for you the shores a-crowding;
For you they call, the swaying mass, their eager faces turning;My Captain does not answer, his lips are pale and still;
My father does not feel my arm, he has no pulse nor will;
The ship is anchored safe and sound, its voyage closed and done;
From fearful trip, the victor ship, comes in with object won;
    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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#10 Posted by The Poet (8646 posts) - - Show Bio

ah...I'm sorry to hear this. 
RIP

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#11 Posted by .Mistress Redhead. (26678 posts) - - Show Bio

D:

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#12 Posted by InnerVenom123 (29887 posts) - - Show Bio

RIP :(

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#13 Posted by Mercy_ (94554 posts) - - Show Bio

:( RIP

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#14 Posted by Son Of Storm (11354 posts) - - Show Bio
 RIP
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#15 Posted by rogue_mar1e (20180 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P :(

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#16 Posted by Staticoss (176 posts) - - Show Bio
@Omega Ray Jay:

Yes he played the Cellestial Toymaker in 1966 and something else in 1983

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#17 Posted by The Devil Tiger (1278 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P.
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#18 Posted by The_Assassin_ (17568 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P. Alfred... you were always more liked than Batman...

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