Notice: amp_is_available was called incorrectly. `amp_is_available()` (or `amp_is_request()`, formerly `is_amp_endpoint()`) was called too early and so it will not work properly. WordPress is currently doing the `pre_get_posts` hook. Calling this function before the `wp` action means it will not have access to `WP_Query` and the queried object to determine if it is an AMP response, thus neither the `amp_skip_post()` filter nor the AMP enabled toggle will be considered. It appears the theme with slug `publisher` is responsible; please contact the author. Please see Debugging in WordPress for more information. (This message was added in version 2.0.0.) in /home/runcloud/webapps/techilive/wp-includes/functions.php on line 5313
'Moonstruck' Star Olympia Dukakis Dead At 89 - TechiLive.in

‘Moonstruck’ Star Olympia Dukakis Dead At 89

0

Olympia Dukakis rose to prominence for her roles in the Oscar-winning film Moonstruck and Steel Magnolias.

Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Loading...


hide caption

toggle caption

Loading...

Carlo Allegri/Getty Images


Olympia Dukakis rose to prominence for her roles in the Oscar-winning film Moonstruck and Steel Magnolias.

Loading...

Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Olympia Dukakis, best known for her Oscar-winning film Moonstruck, has died. She was 89.

Dukakis’ brother Apollo broke the news of her death Saturday in a Facebook post.

Loading...

“My beloved sister, Olympia Dukakis, passed away this morning in New York City. After many months of failing health she is finally at peace and with her Louis,” he wrote, referring to her late husband and Broadway veteran Louis Zorich.

Dukakis won an Academy Award for best supporting actress for her role in Moonstruck. The 1987 romantic comedy followed a widow, played by Cher, who falls for her fiancé’s brother. Dukakis played Cher’s nitpicking mother.

Loading...

The actress was born in Lowell, Mass., to Greek immigrant parents. Dukakis also rose to stardom with her role in Steel Magnolias, Mr. Holland’s Opus and Look Who’s Talking.

Beyond film, Dukakis was also a drama teacher at New York University for more than 15 years. She founded two regional theatres, in Boston and Montclair, N.J., with her husband Louis Zorich — a producer famous for his role on the TV show Mad About You. He passed in 2018 at the age of 93.

Dukakis and Zorich are survived by their children, Christina, Peter and Stefan.

Loading...

Stay connected with us on social media platform for instant update click here to join our  Twitter, & Facebook

We are now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@TechiUpdate) and stay updated with the latest Technology headlines.

For all the latest Entertainment News Click Here 

Loading...

 For the latest news and updates, follow us on Google News

Read original article here

Denial of responsibility! TechiLive.in is an automatic aggregator around the global media. All the content are available free on Internet. We have just arranged it in one platform for educational purpose only. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials on our website, please contact us by email – admin@techilive.in. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Loading...
Leave a comment