Jack Arthur Davenport is an English actor. He is best known for his roles in the television series This Life and Coupling, and as James Norrington in the Pirates of the Caribbean series. He has also appeared in other Hollywood films, such as The Talented Mr. Ripley.
world productions, the TV company he founded, said he died on Sunday "".
Loach said believed Garnett ", in drama, in film, and his performance on the truth and communicate".
"He was a brilliant, complex man, intensely loyal and generous-spirited. "
Line of Duty Creator Jed Mercurio said he was "an inspirational figure who will be missed".
"don't make 'em like him no More . "Cathy Come Home tells the story of a young married couple with children, which was to be homeless
Garnett is also remembered with affection by former line of duty-starring Daniel Mays , who called him "the best man". to hear
"Very sad, the passing of the great Tony Garnett ," "His legacy and work is truly exceptional. "
New Tricks author: "Every TV writer in the UK owes him a debt of gratitude. He increased to show our resources, such as hard, relevant, and important it could be. "
Other writers and actors added to the warm tributes on Twitter.
Born in Birmingham, 1936, Garnett began his career on the screen in the 1960s TV shows including emergency-Ward 10 and Z cars.
His subsequent work with Loach, Jim Allen and the other was marked by hard-hitting social realism.This Life saw Jack Davenport , Daniela Nardini , Jason Hughes , Amita Dhiri , Andrew Lincoln play roommate in London
"He said, 'Could you be lawyers?'" Garnett recalls. "I said, 'you can have it all, Michael, what are you like. '"
Garnett enjoyed a lot of success at the BBC could, however, very critical of The Corporation .
"I have criticised the BBC in The Past , because I think it is very important for all of us,"
"I'm a defender of the BBC, but at the same time a loyal defender of the opposition. "
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