Harry Potter star Jim Tavare in intensive care after horror car crash
A Harry Potter actor is in intensive care after a head-on automobile crash left him with a damaged neck and punctured lung.
Jim Tavare, identified for his function as Tom the Innkeeper of the Leaky Cauldron in Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban, additionally suffered 15 damaged ribs, breaks in his proper leg and fractured breastbones within the crash.
An image of the bruised actor mendacity in a hospital mattress and giving the thumbs up was posted to his Fb account by associate Laura.
She wrote: “That is Laura right here. Now that his household have been knowledgeable, Jim has requested me to allow you to all know that he was concerned in a severe automobile accident yesterday, a head-on collision.
“He’s at the moment in ICU intensive care. He has 15 damaged ribs, fractures in each breastbones, a punctured lung, a number of breaks in his proper leg, and a damaged neck.
“He’s had 2 blood transfusions thus far and is about to go in for his first surgical procedure. That is for actual, not a film function. Please maintain some good ideas for him as he fights his approach out of this.”
The Essex-born actor, who spends most of his time in Los Angeles, performed Tom the Inkeeper within the wizarding franchise’s third movie.
Skilled on the Royal Academy of Dramatic Artwork, he additionally co-wrote and starred in Bafta-winning ITV collection The Sketch Present.