Actor Albert Finney Who Starred In 'Annie,' 'Skyfall' and More Dies at 82


By Meredith Ganzman

Academy Award-nominated actor Albert Finney has died.

The British actor was nominated for five Oscars for movies including “Murder on the Orient Express” (1974), “Erin Brockovich” (2000), and “Tom Jones,” his 1963 breakout hit.

He later became known for his movie musicals like his title role in “Scrooge” and as Daddy Warbucks in “Annie.”

Finney’s family said he “passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side.”

Albert Finney was 82-years-old.