The tragic news is just in that actor Ian Holm has passed away at the age of eighty-eight.

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Ian Holme has sadly died.

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He was eighty-eight-years-old.

The actor was best known for his role as Bilbo Baggins in Lord of the Rings...

And he was also known for starring in classics such as Alien and Chariots of Fire during his long career.

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Rest in Peace, Ian. As this turbulent year rattles on, let’s take a look back at the famous faces we’ve tragically lost this year.