Miles died in an ambulance in New York on the way to a hospital after complaining to a home health care worker that she wasn’t feeling well, her friend, fashion-industry publicist Mauricio Padilha, told The Associated Press. The cause is not yet clear.
Machiko Kyo, an actress whose many noteworthy roles in postwar Japanese films included the female lead in Akira Kurosawa’s groundbreaking “Rashomon,” died on Sunday in a hospital in Tokyo. She was 95.
The Japanese news media reported that Toho, a studio where Ms. Kyo had worked, announced her death.
The news was announced on the official 007 Twitter account, which said: “Our thoughts are with her family and friends at this sad time.” In 1963, she was cast as the mistress of MI6 station boss Ali Kerim Bey in From Russia With Love.
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Tania Mallet, a cousin of Dame Helen Mirren, starred alongside Sean Connery in the 1964 spy film.
The Blackpool-born actress had been working as a model when she was cast by producer Albert “Cubby” Broccoli – a world she ultimately returned to and prioritised over film.
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