J. J. Murphy

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J. J. Murphy
Born7 May 1928
Died8 August 2014 (aged 86)
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Cause of deathNatural causes
OccupationActor
Years active1984-2014
Spouse(s)Mary Murphy (?-2014; his death)
Children2

J. J. Murphy (7 May 1928 – 8 August 2014) was a Northern Irish movie and television actor. He was known for his movie roles in Cal (1984), Angela's Ashes (1999) and Dracula Untold (2014). Murphy became very popular for his role as Ser Denys Mallister in the HBO television series Game of Thrones. He was born in Belfast.[1]

Murphy died only four days after filming the latest episode of Game of Thrones in Belfast from natural causes, aged 86.[2]

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  1. "JJ Murphy, new 'Game of Thrones' cast member, dies". CNN.com. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
  2. "'Game of Thrones' actor JJ Murphy dies just four days into filming his role". New York Daily News.com. Retrieved 15 August 2014.

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