Jane Russell passes away at 89

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes star reported to have died peacefully at home.

by Amber Wilkinson

Actress Jane Russell has died, aged 89.

Kcoy.com has reported that the star of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, who became a pin-up girl for many, passed away peacefully at home in California, surrounded by her family.

Here she at her glamorous best singing Ain't There Anyone Here For Love

Read her full obituary, here


Share this with others on...
News

Growing pains Kuba Czekaj talks about exploring adolescent fears in Baby Bump.

Last girl standing Tyler Shields on shooting Final Girl.

All she surveys Alex Ross Perry and Elisabeth Moss on women, laughter, food, insanity and Queen Of Earth

London announces line-up Galas include Brooklyn and Trumbo.

Mad Max wins FIPRESCI Grand Prix George Miller will collect critics' award in San Sebastian.

Wes Craven dead at 76 Brain cancer kills legendary horror director.

More news and features

We're bringing you news and reviews live from the Venice Film Festival and the Deauville Festival of American Cinema.



We're looking forward to the San Sebastian Film Festival, the New York Film Festival and the London Film Festival.



We still have reviews coming in from Film4 Frightfest and the Locarno Film Festival



Read our full for recent coverage.


Visit our festivals section.

Interact

Win a five-movie pass to view films at Venice Film Festival on streaming platform Sala Web in our latest , plus we have DVDs of , and Exit up for grabs.