Piper Laurie Biography – American actress, Piper Laurie, also known as Rosetta Jacobs has reportedly passed on.
She developed a passion for acting at a younger age, has been consistent throughout her career, and became one of the most sought-after American actresses.
Piper Laurie Cause Of Death
Piper Laurie died at 91 on Saturday, 14 October 2023 at her home in Los Angeles following a short illness, her manager, Marion Rosenberg broke the news but did not mention further details including the illness and the cause of death.
Piper Laurie Biography
Piper Laurie was born Rosetta Jacobs in Detroit, Michigan to parents of Russian and Polish heritage.
Piper Laurie Age
The three-time Oscar nominee celebrated her 91st birthday in January this year (2023). Piper Laurie was born on January 22, 1932, in Detroit, Michigan, United States.
Piper Laurie Career
In 1949, Rosetta Jacobs signed a contract with Universal Studios and changed her screen name to Piper Laurie, which she used ever afterward
During her career spanning several decades, Laurie starred in many films such as; The Hustler, Carrie, The Grass Harp, The Hustler, Children of a Lesser God, and The Thorn Birds.
Laurie also starred in numerous television shows including; Matlock, Murder She Wrote, Studio One, Naked City, Playhouse, Breaking Point, Rainbow, Sjag, The Bunker, and Go Toward the Light,
Her film credits also include; Son of Ali Baba, The Golden Blade, Until They Sail, Johnny Dark, Dangerous Mission, The Mississippi Gambler, Rich in Love, Trauma, and The Dead Girl, among others
Laurie is a recipient of various accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award. She also had nominations for three Academy Awards and a BAFTA Award.
She’s also known for her performances as Kirsten Arnesen in the original TV production of Days of Wine and Roses and as Catherine Martell in the television series Twin Peaks.
Laurie later stepped away from her acting profession on what became a 15-year break and focussed her attention on the civil rights movement and the Vietnam War.
Piper Laurie Funeral
At the time of this report, the family was planning his final funeral arrangement and the details are yet to be finalized. We will keep you updated.
Piper Laurie Net Worth
Before Piper Laurie died, she had an estimated net worth of about $12 million. She accrued such fortune from her career as an actress.