Michael Gough ie movie Alfred, dies today :-(

#1 Posted by Staticoss (144 posts) - - Show Bio

Unfortunately, Michael Gough, who played Alfred Pennyworth in the 80's and 90's Batman films passed away today at the age of 94. He will be sorely missed.
#2 Posted by xerox_kitty (15762 posts) - - Show Bio

That's so sad.  My heart goes out  to his family.
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#3 Posted by Omega Ray Jay (7841 posts) - - Show Bio

He was in a couple of the classic Doctor Who episodes to, i will always remember him as Alfred though, RIP.

#4 Posted by Supreme Marvel (11265 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P The only good thing from the old Batman films.

#5 Posted by CrimsonAvenger (1162 posts) - - Show Bio

He was my favorite Alfred, he will be missed.

#6 Posted by Primmaster64 (21138 posts) - - Show Bio

:( RIP

#7 Edited by Golden Cod (428 posts) - - Show Bio

Rest well old chap!
 
According to the BBC article,  "the actor had not been well for the past year and passed away at home surrounded by family".   If there's a way to go, that's the best.

#8 Posted by Billy Batson (58070 posts) - - Show Bio
RIP
#9 Edited by Billy Batson (58070 posts) - - Show Bio

O Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done;
The ship has weathered every rack, the prize we sought is won;
The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting,
While follow eyes the steady keel, the vessel grim and daring:

O Captain! my Captain! rise up and hear the bells;
Rise up—for you the flag is flung—for you the bugle trills;
For you bouquets and ribboned wreaths—for you the shores a-crowding;
For you they call, the swaying mass, their eager faces turning;My Captain does not answer, his lips are pale and still;
My father does not feel my arm, he has no pulse nor will;
The ship is anchored safe and sound, its voyage closed and done;
From fearful trip, the victor ship, comes in with object won;
    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

#10 Posted by The Poet (8338 posts) - - Show Bio

ah...I'm sorry to hear this. 
RIP

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#11 Posted by .Mistress Redhead. (27119 posts) - - Show Bio

D:

#12 Posted by InnerVenom123 (29505 posts) - - Show Bio

RIP :(

#13 Posted by Mercy_ (92767 posts) - - Show Bio

:( RIP

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#14 Posted by Son Of Storm (11297 posts) - - Show Bio
 RIP
#15 Posted by rogue_mar1e (19833 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P :(

#16 Posted by Staticoss (144 posts) - - Show Bio
@Omega Ray Jay:

Yes he played the Cellestial Toymaker in 1966 and something else in 1983

#17 Posted by The Devil Tiger (1263 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P.
#18 Posted by The_Assassin_ (17437 posts) - - Show Bio

R.I.P. Alfred... you were always more liked than Batman...

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