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RIP Lynn Redgrave

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by Seerek, May 3, 2010.

  1. Seerek

    Seerek Well-Known Member

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  3. skatingfan5

    skatingfan5 Past Prancer's Corridor

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    :fragile: Condolences to her family and friends -- what a horrible year they have had.

    R.I.P. Lynn, you will always be a young and lively Georgy Girl in my mind.
     
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    R.I.P. 67 is so not old - but unfortunately cancer doesn't care about age :( She was a wonderful actress - so very classy and she will be missed.
     
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    TalentedButHumble Well-Known Member

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    Wow, I don't think I knew she'd had cancer. And for a minute I'd forgotten about the other family tragedy just a year ago.
     
  7. genevieve

    genevieve drinky typo pbp, closet hugger Staff Member

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    I heard she was extremely ill just a few days ago...so sad :( She seemed to be everywhere in the '80s...RIP
     
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    I loved her in Georgy Girl (and the song, too!).

    Reading an article on her death, I found out that her brother Corin had died only about a month ago. Coupled with Natasha Richardson's death last year, I can't imagine what Vanessa must be going through. :(

    Watching this clip is now awfully sad:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8AaD_eCdCM
     
  9. soxxy

    soxxy Guest

    How sad. All of the losses in the Redgrave family. RIP.
     
  10. skatesindreams

    skatesindreams Well-Known Member

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    She was an amazing actress, a pioneer for working women's rights, and a very courageous person.
    I will miss her.

    Peace and comfort to her family and friends.
     
  11. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    She was taken way too soon, but left us with some wonderful memories. R.I.P.
     
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    How terrible for her family. Vanessa Redgrave, in particular, has a had a very difficult year.
     
  13. Jot the Dot Dot

    Jot the Dot Dot Headstrong Buzzard

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    Bummer. I always enjoyed her acting, her personality on talk shows, and her bucking-the-formula beauty. We will miss you, Lynn.
     
  14. Eden

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    She was my favorite actress from the Redgrave family.
    One of her superb perfomances was in Shine as Gillian, the wife of David Helfgott (played by Geoffrey Rush).

    RIP! :(
     
  15. Cupid

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    I'm so glad you said that. I had the two confused. :duh:
     
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    Vanessa Redgrave has that new movie set in Tuscany coming out this month. I am looking forward to it.
     
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    Soooo sad - especially with all the recent losses in the Redgrave family.
    I have a happy memory of her talking to Mr. Accordion after a show Off-Broadway. She was incredibly gracious!
     
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  20. VALuvsMKwan

    VALuvsMKwan Wandering Goy

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    I have always enjoyed her performances and her honesty about her journey in life. RIP and condolences to her family.
     
  21. Simone411

    Simone411 Rock A Little

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    My condolences to her friends and family. RIP ((((Lynn)))).
     
  22. Cyn

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    Although she made several movies and had a stellar career as a stage actpr, I was knew of her primarily from the sitcom, House Calls, that she starred in along with Wayne Rogers (Trapper John from the TV show M*A*S*H), as well as the Weight Watchers commercials she did at one point :shuffle: .

    It's been a tragic year for the Redgrave/Richardson families, what with Natasha Ricardson's death last year and the death of Vanessa's and Lynn's brother, Corin.

    RIP.