Peaky Blinders star actress, Helen McCrory, who played the enigmatic character of Polly Gray in the hit BBC series, has succumbed to her cancer and died at the age of 52.
Her husband, Damian Lewis, said in a statement confirming the tragic news:
“I’m heartbroken to announce that after a heroic battle with cancer, the beautiful and mighty woman that is Helen McCrory has died peacefully at home, surrounded by a wave of love from friends and family.”
“She died as she lived. Fearlessly.”
“God we love her and know how lucky we are to have had her in our lives. She blazed so brightly.”
“Go now, Little One, into the air, and thank you.”
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