Louise Fletcher, actor of the Oscar winning “One flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest” dies at 88″

Louise Fletcher died at the age of 88. The Oscar-winning actress passed suddenly from natural causes at her home in Montdurausse, France. Her relatives revealed this in a report. 

Louise Fletcher is well known for playing Nurse Ratched in Milos Forman. and Jack Nicholson’s film One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest in 1975. Also, she had been previously recognized for it with the 1976 Academy Award. She receives this award for best actress in a leading role.

Several Appearance of Louise Fletcher in Film and Television

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Louise had several film and television appearances throughout her acting career. She frequently appeared as the Bajoran cleric Kai Winn Adami in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Furthermore, she was also well-known for her roles in Picket Fences and Joan of Arcadia.

A source claims that Louise died at home while she was sleeping. With her family present, she made the transition from a 300-year-old farmhouse. 

No Reason for Louise Fletcher’s Death

A news source reported Louise’s demise. Furthermore, her relatives omitted to mention the cause of death. However, on September 23, 2022, her representative David Shaul claimed a statement. She described her beloved home to them, saying, “She can’t believe she built something so necessary to her well-being.”

Louise Fletcher Biography

On July 22, 1934, Louise Fletcher was born. Her parents were deaf. Her native was in Birmingham, Alabama, in the United States. Louise began with TV series like 77 Sunset Strip, Lawman, Bat Masterson, Maverick, and The Untouchables. Further, she started her acting career in the late 1950s.

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Awards Won 

Louise Fletcher Death: Oscar-winning 'One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest' Actor, Dies At 88

Louise was the third woman to win awards such as an Oscar and a BAFTA. Additionally, she won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the same performance. She communicated by signing throughout. According to a news source, her acceptance speech for the Academy Award became one of the event’s most memorable parts.

Life partner and Family 

Louise Bick married Jerry Bick. Jerry Bick was a movie producer. Their marriage was in 1959. and the couple divorced in 1977. According to a news source, she survives by her two sons, granddaughter, sister, brother-in-law, and ten nieces and nephews. 

The name of her sons is John and Andrew Bick. Then her granddaughter’s name is Emilee Kaya Bick. Her sister’s name is Roberta Ray. Also, her brother in law name is Edward Ray. 

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