McCrory died last Friday at the age of 52 as a result of a long battle with cancer. “With a broken heart it was announced that after a heroic battle with cancer, the beautiful and wonderful woman that is Helen McCroy died at home, surrounded by her friends and family,” wrote her husband, who is also actor Damien Lewis (Homeland). , “Billions”).
“You shone in the strongest way. Go now, little girl, in the air, and thank you,” Lewis continued, a message in which he also asserted that he “died as he lived, without fear,” said the actor and actress’s husband.
Herein lies the importance of remembering McCrory, an actress who has on most occasions played a supporting role on the big and small screen but has always managed to stand out as an overwhelming role, including his performance in the Netflix series.
A clear example of this is the role that has given him the greatest importance in his career. In 2013, a fantasy novel that would change the course of English dramatic historical literature arrived on the small screen by the BBC.
“Peaky Blinders” appeared with one of the most charismatic characters to land on TV, and led by Cillian Murphy (Thomas Shelby), the series tells the life of a family of gangsters from Birmingham (UK) in the 20 years. .