Fans of Stefán Karl want a memorial statue raised in Hafnarfjörður

Numerous fans of Icelandic actor Stefán Karl Stefánsson who recently died of cancer want a statue of him raised in Hafnarfjörður, his home town. 

Over 500 thousand people have signed a petition to have the memorial statue raised, reports today's edition of Morgunblaðið. 

Stefánsson was 43 years old when he died of cancer of the bile duct. 

Beloved actor Stefán Karl Stefánsson dies of cancer

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