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Richard E. Grant confirms wife Joan Washington’s dying – BREAKING News

Francesca Shillcock


Richard E. Grant‘s wife Joan Washington has unfortunately died at the age of 71. The actor – who was married to Joan, a voice coach, for 35 a long time – declared the information on social media.

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Publishing a video of the pair dancing on Twitter, Richard, 64, wrote: “ONLY YOU! Joan – Really like of my Lifestyle & Giver of Life to our daughter Olivia.”

He included: “Our hearts are damaged with the loss of your Lifestyle previous night. 35 yrs married & 38 alongside one another. To be really acknowledged and noticed by you, is your immeasurable present. Do not forget us, sweet Monkee-mine.” Joan’s result in of loss of life has not nonetheless been exposed.

The actor shared the news on his Twitter

Richard, identified and adored for his videos this sort of as Star Wars and Withnail and I, shared two youngsters with Joan, a daughter, Olivia, and a stepson, Tom.

A good deal of Richard’s followers deliver messages of condolences to the star. A person individual replied underneath: “Oh, Richard. I am so sorry for your loss. Sending gentleness and adore.” A 2nd wrote: “Oh my heart aches for you….deep condolences Richard. She taught me in that quite house…”


Richard and Joan ended up married for 35 years

A 3rd shared a picture of the two and claimed: “I’m so sorry for your reduction. Your Love is without end,” as a fourth stated: “So terribly unhappy to listen to that my favourite British actor the incomparable REG has misplaced his beloved Joan. With him from the begin. I try to remember in vivid depth their suffering and then joy in the wonderful book ‘With Nails’ I are unable to ‘like’ this publish as it truly is just heartbreaking for them.”

Richard and Joan had been alongside one another for above 38 yrs immediately after meeting as a result of perform. Richard approached Joan for dialect classes and the pair hit it off straight absent. Richard reportedly proposed to Joan at Heathrow airport, and the pair married before long just after in 1986 at a registry business.  

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