Besedka Johnson

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: actress who had been discovered at age 85 and won praise for her role in the 2012 movie Starlet as the cranky widow Sadie who befriends Dree Hemingway (daughter of actress Marial Hemingway) after she got the part when an executive producer saw her at a gym and asked her to audition.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from surgery for a bacterial infection

 

Born: October 5, 1925

 

Died: April 4, 2013

 

Location: Los Angeles, California