The Associated Press5h ago / 3:20 PM UTCSYDNEY — “Star Wars” actor Andrew Jack has died in Britain as a result of coronavirus, his agent said on Wednesday. He was 76.The actor, who also worked as a dialect coach, died in a hospital in Surrey on Tuesday, Jack’s agent Jill McCullough said in a statement.Jack appeared in “Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi” as General Ematt, as well as “Solo: A Star Wars Story” and “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens.”Andrew Jack in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.Lucasfilm / DisneyPhoto: British Spider-Man entertains kids stuck at homeChildren watch Jason Baird from their window in Stockport, Britain, on Wednesday. Phil Noble / ReutersYuliya Talmazan5h ago / 3:12 PM UTCWimbledon canceled over coronavirus concernsThis year’s Wimbledon tennis tournament was cancelled on Wednesday due to public health concerns linked to the coronavirus epidemic. Organizers announced that the tournament, which was scheduled to take place in London, U.K., between Jun. 29 and Jul. 12, will instead be staged next summer. A number of major sporting events and matches had to be cancelled or postponed in recent weeks over coronavirus concerns, the biggest being the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Rich Schapiro5h ago / 3:06 PM


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