Virginia McKenna in Blood Link

Virginia McKenna (1931 - )

Film Deaths Edit

  • The Ship that Died of Shame (PT Raiders) (1955) [Helen Kendall]: Killed during a bombing raid. (Thanks to Gordon)
  • Carve her Name with Pride (1958) [Violette Szabo]: Executed (off-camera) along with Anne Leon and Nicole Staphane, by a Nazi firing squad. The camera pans up to the sky as we hear the shots. (Thanks to Golgo13)
  • Blood Ink (1982) [Lady in Ballroom]: Stabbed in the back by Michael Moriarty while dancing with him.

TV Deaths Edit

  • BBC Sunday Night Theatre: Romeo & Juliet (1955) [Juliet]: Commits suicide by stabbing herself. (I haven't seen this version, but we all know the story.)
  • BBC Play of the Month: Mary, Queen of Scots (1969) [Mary Stuart]: Executed (off-screen) by beheading. (Thanks to Gordon)
  • Julius Caesar (1979 TV) [Portia]: Commits suicide (off-screen) by swallowing hot coals. We learn of her death when Richard Pasco informs David Collings. (Thanks to Gordon)

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