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One more celebrity dies off corona; 'Jaws' actress Lee Fierro dies due to Coronavirus

Lee Fierro is one of the great actors in the field and she is also a person with multiple talents
by Xappie Desk | April 06, 2020 18:48 IST
One more celebrity dies off corona; 'Jaws' actress Lee Fierro dies due to Coronavirus

Actress Lee Fierro is one of the best actors in the Hollywood film industry. Lee Fierro is best known for her performance in 1975 released horror thriller classic, 'Jaws.' The actress recently passed away on Sunday from Corona virus. She is one more celebrity on the list of those who passed away due to the Coronavirus.
 
The 91-year-old actress who portrayed Alex Kintner's mother in 'Jaws' movie recently tested positive for coronavirus. While battling for survival, she breathed her last. On this note, Ryan shared that they will miss her terribly and she has spent 40 years here on the Vineyard. In 'Jaws' movie, Fierro played the role of a mother whose son gets killed by a shark.
 
Also, there is a famous scene in the film where she slapped Chief Brody for not taking the threat of a shark seriously. The video of it is now doing rounds on the internet. Apart from Jazz franchise, she spent more than 25 years as an artistic director. She worked on The Island Theatre Workshop and still continued to assist even in her 80s. During this time, Fierro taught over 1000 students and directed more than 100 live productions. She is one of the best in the business.
 
According to the reports, Fierro's family is going to hold a small ceremony in her honor because of the social distancing restrictions. Fierro has 5 children, seven grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Hollywood is also currently in the lock downstage.
 
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