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Leslie Phillips, voice of Sorting Hat in 'Harry Potter' films, passes away
short by Udit Gupta / on Tuesday, 8 November, 2022
Leslie Phillips, the British actor who voiced the Sorting Hat in 'Harry Potter' films, passed away aged 98. His agent, Jonathan Lloyd, said that he died "peacefully at home" on Monday. Leslie's wife Zara said, "I've lost a wonderful husband and...public has lost a truly great showman." Leslie was also known for his roles in the 'Carry On' comedy films.