John Hurt, the celebrated British actor who was nominated twice for Academy Awards but never won, has been remembered in the In Memoriam section of the 2017 Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles.
Hurt also became immortalised as the victim of the notorious “chestburster” scene in the Ridley Scot space horror Alien.
Hurt died aged 77 in January 2017.
A new generation discovered him via his roles as wandmaker Mr Ollivander in the Harry Potter films, and as the Doctor in the Doctor Who 50th anniversary specials.
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