A shining light. A bright presence. Upper crust and also crusty. Full of life, of energy, and bright dreams. Now gone.
Ms. Richardson’s first important film role was Mary Shelley in Ken Russell’s Gothic, which also starred Gabriel Byrne, Julian Sands, and Timothy Spall.
And Roger Ebert has this to say–he is obviously as shocked as we all are by this loss.
Please keep her husband, Liam Neeson, their two sons, her mom, Vanessa Redgrave, and all of the amazing theatrical family which loved and supported her in your thoughts.