LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – British actor Albert Finney, whose career spanned seven decades and included dozens of films, has died at the age of 82.
Finney “passed away peacefully after a short illness,” a family spokesperson told BBC News.READ MORE: DEA Agents Going Online In Effort To Catch Drug Dealers, Distributors
Finney was nominated for five Oscars for his performances in films including “Erin Brockovich” and “Murder on the Orient Express.”READ MORE: Report: Orange County Hate Crimes Against Asian-Americans Up 1,200%
He famously played Ebenezer Scrooge in the 1970 musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic “Scrooge.”
His last film was “Skyfall,” and he also played a villain in the “Bourne” series.MORE NEWS: OC Receives More Than 83,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses In Single Day