He died 3 days after his 77th birthday.
He has played a canonical incarnation of Doctor Who, though it was not parodied in The Muppets Take the 02, the only incarnation not to.
- Horned King in The Black Cauldron
- Narrator of The Tigger Movie
- Peter Strezylk in Night Crossing
- Felix in Valiant
- Hurt was at one point considered for the role of Jafar in Aladdin along with several other actors that were also considered. But the role was eventually given to Jonathan Freeman.