The actress Lisa Banes died this Monday, June 14, 2021, at the age of 65. Hospitalized since June 4 at Mount Sinai Morningside Hospital in New York, she was hit by a two-wheeler that did not respect a red light, then fled. The driver is still actively wanted by the police.
At the time of the drama, the actress was going to meet her wife Kathryn Kranhold and relatives at a dinner party, “When Lisa Banes didn’t arrive, his very worried wife started calling him desperately. Someone at the hospital eventually answered and broke the horrible news to him. “, tells the New York Post. According to TMZ, paramedics called to the scene found the actress on the ground with “severe head trauma“.
Installed in Los Angeles with his wife married four years ago, Lisa Banes notably gave the answer to the cinema to Tom Cruise in Cocktail by Roger Donaldson, Kevin Costner in Apparitions by Tom Shadyac or Ben Affleck in Gone Girl by David Fincher. She has also appeared in many series, among which Roseanne, Arabesque, Legacy, Six Feet Under, Royal Pains, Once Upon a Time and Nashville.
“We are heartbroken by the tragic and senseless death of Lisa. She was a witty, kind, generous woman, dedicated to her work, whether on stage, in front of the cameras, and more with his wife, family and friends. “ said his agent, David Williams.