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'Star Wars' actor Andrew Jack dies due to Coronavirus; fans in deep shock

Andrew Jack is shot to fame with Star Wars 8th episode and he also features in many of the films in the series
by Thulasi Ram | April 01, 2020 16:20 IST
'Star Wars' actor Andrew Jack dies due to Coronavirus; fans in deep shock

COVID-19 is currently the worry of the world. Every nook and corner of the world is aware of this and everyone is so much concerned about the outbreak of the virus. The virus attacked a large section of society in many countries. Not just common people, the virus attacked celebrities and popular personalities too. Popular Hollywood actor Andrew Jack of 'Star Wars' fame is the latest one who left the world because of this virus. The popular actor has breathed his last in Britain. The 76-year-old actor lost his battle with the deadly Coronavirus and passed away. This came as big shocking news to the film fraternity as well as his fans.

 
Andrew Jack who also worked as a dialect coach died in a hospital in Surrey on Tuesday, Jack’s agent Jill McCullough confirmed the same. He claimed that Andrew lived on one of the oldest working houseboats on the Thames and he was a fiercely independent man who was madly in love with his wife. Jack shot to fame with 'Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi' in which the actor appeared as General Ematt. He also featured in 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' and 'Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens'.
 
His wife Gabrielle Rogers is currently in self-quarantine in Australia. She wrote “Andrew Jack was diagnosed with coronavirus 2 days ago. He was in no pain, and he slipped away peacefully knowing that his family was all ‘with’ him.” on her social media platform.
 
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