Stephen Greif passed away on December 23 at the age of 78.

The actor well-known for his work in The Crown and EastEnders.

His agents shared the news od actor's death on the Twitter.

"It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our wonderful client Stephen Greif,"

Tributes have poured in for actor Stephen Greif after his death was announced.

No official reason for Stephen Greif’s death has been revealed yet.

He was born on Aug 26, 1944 in United Kingdom.

Greif had a successful screen acting career.

Stephen Greif was known for his work in video games like The Witcher.

His final acting role was in the fourth season of Netflix series The Crown.