mardi, juin 07, 2005

here's to you, mrs. robinson

Anne Bancroft dies of uterine cancer at age 73
Anne Bancroft won the 1962 best actress Oscar as the teacher of a young Helen Keller in "The Miracle Worker," but achieved greater fame as a seductive mother in 1967's "The Graduate."

She died of uterine cancer on Monday at Mount Sinai Hospital, John Barlow, a spokesman for her husband, Mel Brooks, said Tuesday.

1 commentaire:

Anonyme a dit…

What a bummer. I'm sure Mel must be so sad right now. They seemed to be the power couple that made it "quietly" without giving into the hype of the machine they served.
I am truly saddenned.