Wilko Johnson, guitarist and vocalist for the band Dr. Feelgood W.C Game of thrones The actor, according to diverse. He was 75 years old.Read:King Charles saves 300 jobs in ‘deprived’ community by restoring ‘jaw-dropping’ estate | Royal | News
Details of his death have not been revealed yet. A statement from Johnson’s official has been released Twitter The account, which read, “This is an announcement we never wanted to make, and we do so with a very heavy heart: Wilko Johnson has passed away. He passed away at his home Monday November 21st. Thank you for respecting the family’s privacy at this very sad time.” RIP Wilko Johnson “.
Johnson was a founding member of the pop rock band Dr. Feelgood along with Lee Brillo and John B. Sparks. They had the number one album in the UK, stupidity!, in 1976, but Johnson parted ways with the band a year later. He later joined Ian Drury and the Blockheads and eventually released his own material, including an album with The Who’s Roger Daltrey in 2014, per Limit.Read:Pique threatens legal action against media after Shakira relationship separation reports
The musician also had a brief acting career when he was cast Game of thrones Like Sir Eileen Payne. Johnson played the dumb executioner –Notable for his role in The death of Ned Stark–In four episodes over the course of the first and second seasons. “They said they wanted someone really evil walking around looking daggers at people before killing them,” Johnson said in 2011. an interview. “This made it easy.” DrSwinging on people is what I do all the time, it’s like second nature to me.”Read:David Beckham admits queue error after waiting in line since 2am to pay respect to Queen
Johnson’s role in the show was reduced when he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2013 and given less than a year to live. Although he chose not to undergo chemotherapy, he was declared cancer-free after surgery to remove the tumor, at each Limit.
Johnson lost his wife, Erin Knight, to cancer in 2004. He is survived by his son, Matthew and Simon.