Actor Robbie Coltrane, who played Hagrid in Harry Potter, has died at the age of 72.

Scottish actor Robbie Coltrane, who played Hagrid in the Harry Potter franchise, has died at the age of 72 in Larbert, a small town in Falkirk, Scotland.

Robbie was ill for a long time, His death news has plunged the entire Hollywood into a wave of mourning.

Robbie was born on 30 March 1950 in Rutherglen, Scotland.

He started his career as a standup comedian after completing his studies.

He later moved to London for acting and made his acting debut in television shows.

He was an amazing actor, he has won BAFTA Award three times for The Best Actor.

For this reason, his name is also included in the Guinness Book of World Records.

He is often best remembered for playing Hagrid in Harry Potter franchise. It was such a character, due to which he made his place in the hearts of millions.

Harry Potter author J. K. Rowling described Robbie Coltrane as an incredible genius Actor.

Robbie Coltrane made his acting debut in sketch series Alfresco in 1983 to1984.

He also worked in the BBC short Tutti Frutti series in 1987, for which he won the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor.