Patricia Bosworth, an actress who as soon as starred alongside Audrey Hepburn and later wrote biographies on a number of stars together with Marlon Brando and Montgomery Clift, has died because of the Corona Virus. She was 86.
Bosworth’s stepdaughter, Fia Hatsav, advised The New York Times that pneumonia introduced on by the virus was the reason for dying. Bosworth died on Thursday in New York.
Bosworth performed a nun reverse of Hepburn within the 1959 traditional “The Nun’s Story.” Along with penning bios for Brando and Clift, she additionally wrote biographies on actress Jane Fonda and famed photographer Diane Arbus, who photographed Bosworth in a Greyhound bus commercial.
Her biography on Arbus served as the bottom for the 2006 movie “Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus,” which starred Nicole Kidman.
Under the tutelage of Lee Strasberg, Bosworth studied performing at the Actors Studio alongside Marilyn Monroe, Paul Newman, Steve McQueen and Fonda. Bosworth labored on Broadway and starred in tv reveals together with “Naked City” and “The Patty Duke.”
Bosworth turned her consideration from performing to give attention to a profession in journalism as a profitable editor and author. She wrote for The New York Times and New York journal, and was an editor for a number of publications together with Screen Stars, McCall’s and contributed to Vanity Fair.
She wrote memoirs about her personal life in 1998’s “Anything Your Little Heart Desires: An American Family Story” and 2017’s “The Men in My Life: A Memoir of Love and Art in 1950s Manhattan.”