Cicely Tyson dies at 96.
Cicely Tyson, Oscar nominated actress for ‘Tears of Hope’, dies at 96. A former American model, she won a Tony award, three Emmy trophies and an honorary Oscar for her career.
The information was released by the family through the actress’ manager, Larry Thompson. The cause of the death of the film star, has not been disclosed.
In addition to the nomination for the biggest prize in cinema, Cicely Tyson won the grand prize of the theater, Tony, in 2013 and three Emmys – two of them for acting in the TV movie “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman” (1974).
In the last few years, she has been in films such as “Histórias cruzadas” (2011) and “The best choice” (2017). Cicely Tyson also went through series like “House of cards” and “How to get away with murder”.
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