cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

RIP Bilbo Baggins (Sir Ian Holm)

gmarkj
Level 57: Major
  • 8278 Posts
  • 89 Topics
  • 586 Solutions
Registered:

Unfortunate news today.

Sir Ian Holm passed aged 88 with his family, not Covid related.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-53110391 

Didn't realise he was Ash in Alien as well.

Please note, this is not customer services and we cannot access your account. Do not publish personal details (email, phone number, bank account).


Link to our guide on how to contact them can be found here

Message 1 of 9
1,184 Views
8 REPLIES 8

Cleoriff
Level 94: Supreme
  • 107755 Posts
  • 794 Topics
  • 5764 Solutions
Registered:

Veteran stage and film actor Sir Ian Holm, who played Bilbo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings films has died aged 88.

Sir Ian, Oscar-nominated as the coach in Chariots of Fire, also played the android Ash in the 1979's Alien.

"It is with great sadness we can confirm that the actor Sir Ian Holm CBE passed away this morning at the age of 88," his agent said in a statement.

"He died peacefully in hospital with his family and carer," he added.

Ian Holm

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-53110391 

*The Game Is On*

Girl in a jacket
Message 2 of 9
1,179 Views

O2Karl
  • 285 Posts
  • 2 Topics
  • 24 Solutions
Registered:

That is really sad news. RIP Sir Ian Holm.

signature
Message 3 of 9
1,176 Views

Cleoriff
Level 94: Supreme
  • 107755 Posts
  • 794 Topics
  • 5764 Solutions
Registered:

Whoops I posted here @gmarkj 

https://community.o2.co.uk/t5/Off-Topic/R-I-P-Sir-Ian-Holm/m-p/1362479#M192089 

As you posted before me, I'll have mine deleted lol

*The Game Is On*

Girl in a jacket
Message 4 of 9
1,181 Views

gmarkj
  • 8278 Posts
  • 89 Topics
  • 586 Solutions
Registered:
Was just about to post on yours saying great minds!
Get them merged rather than deleted - much more comment on yours than mine. Happy for mine to go if so...

Please note, this is not customer services and we cannot access your account. Do not publish personal details (email, phone number, bank account).


Link to our guide on how to contact them can be found here

Message 5 of 9
1,179 Views

Cleoriff
Level 94: Supreme
  • 107755 Posts
  • 794 Topics
  • 5764 Solutions
Registered:

R.I.P Sir Ian. Brilliant actor heart

*The Game Is On*

Girl in a jacket
Message 6 of 9
1,179 Views

Cleoriff
Level 94: Supreme
  • 107755 Posts
  • 794 Topics
  • 5764 Solutions
Registered:
Message 7 of 9
1,171 Views

pgn
Level 58: Overseer
  • 21351 Posts
  • 166 Topics
  • 384 Solutions
Registered:

Here he is, the Hyperdyne Systems 120-A/2 android, Ash, in the original Alien:

Ash_alien.gif

a2fb371d487d8fb87464e62054da5116.jpg

RIP Ian Holm, not quite eleventy-one years 😥

WhatIWonNotCS

Who ya gonna call? O2 Social Media (Twitter | Facebook | Instagram)


 


Message 8 of 9
1,174 Views

Mi-Amigo
Level 43: Bright Spark
  • 18228 Posts
  • 471 Topics
  • 0 Solutions
Registered:

Sad news...

R.I.P. Sir Ian

animated-elephant-image-0327



Girl in a jacket


Some people see things as they are and ask "Why?"; I dream of things that never were and ask "Why not?"
Robert Kennedy.

Message 9 of 9
1,136 Views