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Zoe Caldwell Dead - Four-Time Tony Winner & 'Master Class' Actress Dies at 86

Zoe Caldwell Dead - Four-Time Tony Winner & 'Master Class' Actress Dies at 86

Zoe Caldwell has sadly passed away at the age of 86.

The four-time Tony winner – who played Maria Callas in Broadway’s Master Class – died of Parkinson’s disease complications on Sunday (February 16) at her home in Pound Ridge, N.Y., her son Charlie Whitehead told Deadline.

Besides Master Class, Zoe‘s four lead actress Tony Awards were also given for The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Slapstick Tragedy, and Madea.

Zoe also appeared in films such as The Purple Rose of Cairo and Lilo & Stitch. Her TV roles included adaptations of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Most recently, she starred in 2011′s Extremely Loud and Dangerously Close.

Our thoughts are with Zoe Caldwell‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

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