John Hurt was an English actor, whose career spanned for more than 50 years.

For Disney, he voiced the Horned King in The Black Cauldron, Peter Strezylk in Night Crossing, Felix in Valiant, and Mr. Narrator in The Tigger Movie.

He died 3 days before his 78th birthday.

Disney Filmography

Disney Roles


  • Hurt was at one point considered for the role of Jafar in Aladdin along with several other actors that were also considered. But the role was eventually given to Jonathan Freeman.[1]