Brigadoon actress Elaine Stewart died in her Beverly Hills, California home. Elaine had been battling a long illness when she passed away at 81-years-old. The actress was married to game-show producer Merrill Heatter.
Stewart had a long and successful career, appearing early in her career in the Kirk Douglas Hollywood drama The Bad and the Beautiful before playing a New York sociality opposite Gene Kelly in Brigadoon.
Other movies Elaine appears include:
She also appeared in Young Bess (1953), The Adventures of Hajji Baba (1954), The Tattered Dress (1957), and Night Passage (1957).
The actress also appeared in various TV shows including:
The Third Man (1959), Bat Masterson (1960), Burke’s Law (1963), and Perry Mason (1964).
Our condolences go out to her family and friends.