Chris Columbus speaks about Harris
Oct 26, 2002
BBC Newsround has updated its page on Richard Harris with words from director Chris Columbus about the legendary actor.
Potter director Chris Columbus had this to say:
“We’re all still in an incredible amount of shock. We knew Richard was sick but he was such a fighter that somehow deep down we all expected him to make it and get through it and be in the third Harry Potter film.
“So it’s a complete shock because we’ve all worked so closely together. It’s like losing a member of your family.”
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