The celebrity tributes to Pete Postlethwaite are continuing to pour in - his ex-girlfriend as well as actors and , have all made dedications to the late star. The Oscar-nominated actor passed away at a hospital in Shropshire, England on Sunday, January 2 after a lengthy illness and Hollywood has been left in mourning.
, and have all paid tribute to Postlethwaite - and now Walters, who dated the star in the 1970s, has shared her own memories of acting icon. She praises Postlethwaite as "the most exciting, exhilarating actor of his generation", adding, "He invented edgy. He was an exhilarating person and actor... I saw him in 'Coriolanus' and it was the most terrifying, wonderful performance I have ever seen. The audience were privileged to see it."