Father of comedian Tobie Jones (Dobby in Harry Potter ), he played several times with David Lynch.

British actor Freddie Jones died at the age of 91, reports the Guardian . Father of comedian Tobie Jones (Dobby in Harry Potter ), he was one of the favorite actors of David Lynch . 

Together, they shot Elephant Man (1980), Dune (1984) and  Sailor and Lula  (1990). Freddie Jones also appeared in the  On the Air series (1992) and the short film Hotel Room (1993) by the American master.

“My dear Twitter friends, I loved, I loved, I loved Freddie Jones, what will I miss him,” the director wrote on Twitter.

Freddie Jones also played under the direction of Clint Eastwood in  Firefox, the absolute weapon (1982) and Federico Fellini in  And Vogue the Ship …  (1983). He also participated in the soap opera Emmerdale between 2005 and 2018.

Katherine Dow Blyton – Harriet Finch in Emmerdale – said she felt “so lucky” to have worked with him.