Kathryn Reed Altman


Age: 91

widow of film director Robert Altman (d. 2006) who had helped to safeguard and enhance the artistic legacy of her late husband, but who was a former showgirl and movie extra who met her future husband in 1959 long before he became successful and famous as the innovative director of M*A*S*H, McCabe & Mrs. Miller, The Long Goodbye, California Split, Nashville, A Wedding, The Player, Short Cut, and many other movies.

Cause of Death: Heart attack

Born: June 2, 1924

Died: March 9, 2016

Santa Monica, California