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Tom Wilkinson, actor known for ‘The Full Monty’ and ‘Batman Begins,’ dies at 75

# Tom Wilkinson, best known for his award-winning role in “The Full Monty,” died yesterday at age 75. His publicist confirmed his death in a statement to Business Insider, saying he died in his home surrounded by family. Wilkinson garnered praise for playing Gerald Cooper in the 1997 film which scored him a BAFTA for supporting actor. Recently, Wilkinson revived the famed character in a new TV series set in the same universe that premiered in June 2023. Associated Press reported that Wilkinson received two Academy Award nominations during his career, including a best actor nomination for his 2001 film “In the Bedroom’’