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Joan Fontaine in The Alfred Hitchcock Hour: The Paragon


Joan Fontaine (1917 - 2013)

Film Deaths[]

  • Suspicion (1941) [Lina McLaidlaw Aysgarth]: Dies after drinking poisoned milk served by Cary Grant in the original ending (which remains unreleased).
  • The Constant Nymph (1943) [Tessa Sanger]: Dies of a heart condition. (Thanks to OWB and Jeffrey)
  • Ivy (1947) [Ivy Lexton]: Falls to her death down an elevator shaft. (Thanks to OWB and Jeffrey)
  • Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948) [Lisa Berndl]: Dies of typhus after writing a letter to Louis Jourdan. (Thanks to Gerardo and Jeffrey)
  • Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961) [Dr. Susan Hiller]: Eaten by a shark after she falls into its tank when the submarine gets jolted, after Robert Sterling confronts her about her sabotaging the reactor; we only see her splashing and screaming as the shark approaches. (Thanks to Gerardo and Jake)

TV Deaths[]

Noteworthy Connections[]

  • Ex-wife of William Dozier (producer).
  • Ex-wife of Collier Young (producer).