After appearing in more 60 films and winning 27 awards ranging from a Golden Globe to an Emmy, longtime actor Albert Finney died at the age of 82 Friday morning, his family said.
Finney’s family confirmed his death to the Associated Press Friday morning, saying in a statement the actor "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
Finney found international fame following his part as “Tom Jones” in the 1963 film of the same name. However, he managed to avoid the Hollywood limelight for more than five decades following the iconic role. He was nominated for five Academy Awards, though he never took home the golden statue.
Read on for a look at some of his most iconic roles.
Albert Finney’s most famous roles, from ‘Tom Jones’ to ‘Annie’