In some sad news today, it seems that legendary actress Karen Black has passed away at the age of 74 after a battle with cancer. Horror fans no doubt know her from films like Some Guy Who Kills People, Trilogy of Terror, Soulkeeper, Burnt Offerings, Mirror Mirror, Invaders from Mars and of course House of 1000 Corpses.
A versatile actress, Black also had notable roles in such cinema classics as Bob Rafelson’s Five Easy Pieces and Dennis Hopper’s Easy Rider (both films co-starring with Jack Nicholson) as well as Robert Altman’s Nashville.
Head below for a montage of her work.
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