Constance Cummings Dies29 November 2005
LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO THE NIGHT actress CONSTANCE CUMMINGS has died in Oxfordshire, England. She was 95.
The Seattle, Washington-born star died last Wednesday (23NOV05). The cause of death has not been disclosed.
After a string of Hollywood films in the 1930s, Cummings and her playwright husband BENN LEVY moved to his native England, where the actress carved out a successful film and theatre career.
Cummings worked under SIR Laurence Olivier for three years at London's National Theatre, but often returned to America for work, where she won a Tony award for her performance in the Broadway production of WINGS in 1979.
Her husband Levy died in 1973. Cummings is survived by their son and daughter.
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