Mercedes McCambridge

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: actress who won an Oscar for her role as reporter Sadie Burke in the 1949 film All the King's Men (her screen debut), who acquired a reputation as a strong-willed, outspoken woman both on and off the screen, whose other notable credits include Giant, A Farewell to Arms, Touch of Evil, 99 Women and The Concorde - Airport '79, and who developed a cult-following later in life after providing the raspy voice of the demon-possessed girl in The Exorcist.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: March 16, 1916

 

Died: March 2, 2004

 

Location: La Jolla, California