Jane Lapotaire in Crescendo

Jane Lapotaire (1944 - )

Film Deaths[edit | edit source]

  • Crescendo (1970) [Lilliane]: Stabbed to death by James Olson while she’s swimming in the pool. (Nudity alert: Topless & rear) (Thanks to Big O)
  • Antony and Cleopatra (1972) [Charmian]: Commits suicide after the death of Hildegarde Neil. (I haven’t seen this version, but I’m familiar with the play)
  • The Asphyx (1972) [Christina Cunningham]: Decapitated while her father and fiancé were trying to capture her Asphyx and make her immortal.
  • Surviving Picasso (1996) [Olga Picasso]: Dies of cancer.

TV Deaths[edit | edit source]

  • Piaf (1980) [Edith Piaf]: Dies of cancer at the end of the play.
  • Antony & Cleopatra (1981) [Cleopatra]: Commits suicide by letting an asp bite her on the chest. (Note: this is a different adaptation than from the 1972 film she appeared in)
  • Macbeth (1983) [Lady Macbeth]: Commits suicide (presumably off-screen).
  • The Dark Angel (1989) [Madame de la Rougierre]: Beaten to death by Dudley Ruthyn. (Note: I haven't watched this but I know this happened in the book Uncle Silas which the Tv show was also called)
  • Midsomer Murders: Who Killed Cock Robin? (2001) [Mary Mohan]: Forced to swallow an overdose of pills.

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