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Pete Postlethwaite in Sharpe's Enemy

Pete Postlethwaite (1946 - 2011)

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Television Deaths[]

  • Treasure Island (1990 TV) [George Merry]: Stabbed in the chest with a sword by Charlton Heston at the end of their fight, with Charlton pushing Pete's corpse into a pit after killing him.
  • Sharpe's Enemy (1994) [Obadiah Hakeswill]: Shot multiple times in the chest by a firing squad while he is tied to a post, which fails to kill him, with Pete insisting that he cannot be killed. However, the officer in charge of the firing squad instead proceeds to shoot Pete in the heart at point-blank range with a flintlock pistol, killing him instantly as Sean Bean looks on.


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