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Dead Verna Bloom – Star of Animal House and The Last Tentation of Christ dies at the age of 80 after the battle against dementia

VERNA Bloom, star of Animal House and the last temptation of Christ, died at the age of 80.

She died of dementia complications on January 9, according to Variety.

    Verna Bloom, star of Animal House and the last temptation of Christ, died at the age of 80

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Verna Bloom, star of Animal House and the last temptation of Christ, died at the age of 80

Verna leaves her 49-year-old husband, Jay Cocks, nominated for the screenplay for Gangs Of New York.

She also survived by her son Sam.

His most memorable role was in the 1978 play by John Landis Animal House, as the drunken wife of Dean Wormer.

The actress also starred in three films by Martin Scorsese, Street Scenes (1970), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) and After Hours (1985).

    Leaving behind is 49-year-old husband Jay Cocks, writer-in-chief of the Gangs of New York Oscar

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Leaving behind is 49-year-old husband Jay Cocks, writer-in-chief of the Gangs of New York Oscar
    Verna starred in two films by Clint Eastwood, including the High Plains Drifter from 1972

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Verna starred in two films by Clint Eastwood, including the High Plains Drifter from 1972
    He starred alongside Henry Fonda in 1971 The Hired Hand

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He starred alongside Henry Fonda in 1971 The Hired Hand
    He died 80 years from complications arising from dementia

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He died 80 years from complications arising from dementia

Verna starred in two direct films by Clint Eastwood, High Plains Drifter (1973) and Honkytonk Man (1982).

And he starred alongside Henry Fonda in the 1971 film The Hired Hand.

Most of her career was spent on stage and on TV.

Last night, British director Edgar Wright was among the stars of the industry to pay tribute to her.

He posted a cheeky clip of her in Animal House.

His family requested that donations be made in his memory for the Retreat to the Bonaparte dog.


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