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Broadway Great Elaine Stritch Dead at 89

Broadway Great Elaine Stritch Dead at 89

Elaine Stritch, who was known for her roles on Broadway and television, has passed away at the age of 89 on Thursday (July 17), according to ET.

There is no official word as to what caused Elaine‘s death.

You may recognize Elaine from her role at Colleen Donaghy, the mother to Alec Baldwin‘s character on 30 Rock. From 2008-2013, she was nominated for an Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy for her guest role.

Elaine was well known for her work in the Stephen Sondheim musical Company in the original Broadway cast.

Our thoughts are with Elaine‘s family and friends during this time.

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  • bap

    Great Actress! Great sense of humor! Elaine may God be with your family!

  • Juliet

    R.I.P. She had me in stitches, and she will be missed!

  • Cate

    it’s so sad we lost another legend but she will be remembered by so many people for her amazing performances. My condolences to her loved ones.

  • Texti

    Our hopes and thoughts are with her, her family and friends. rest in peace.

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