Athens.- Popular Greek actor and former New Democracy (ND) deputy Costas Karras died from cancer at the age of 76 early Sunday in an Athens hospital.
Karras was born in Athens and studied Political Sciences in London and theatre at the Drama School of the National Theatre of Greece. He also graduated from the London Royal Academy of Arts. He starred in a number of feature films and many theatrical plays, as well as television series.
He was elected MP with ND’s ticket from 2000-2007. He was married and had one son.