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He was not the first choice for the role of Gilbert Kane in Alien (1979). He was brought in on the second day of filming after Jon Finch, the original actor cast for the role, was diagnosed with a severe case of diabetes and taken to hospital.
I have done all sorts of extraordinary things, I know. At the time, I didn't think anything of it. But when you look back you think, "Jesus Christ!" [Would I live it again?] No thank you. I'm with Beckett there. It's not good enough to die. One has ...
Frequently played characters who suffer physical torment
John Vincent Hurt
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, UK
East Runton, Cromer, Norfolk, England, UK
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