General News

Oscar-nominated actress Juanita Moore dead at 99

By:
Jan 01, 2014 | 6:12pm EST

Veteran actress Juanita Moore has died, aged 99. The Oscar-nominated Imitation of Life star passed away at her home in Los Angeles on New Year's Day (01Jan14). She became only the fifth African-American Academy Award nominee when she landed a Best Supporting Actress nod for portraying a housekeeper in the 1959 drama, alongside Lana Turner. She also appeared in Disney's The Kid and on TV in shows like Dragnet and Judging Amy.

More General News
 
comments powered by Disqus