Piper Laurie, Horror Icon Known for Carrie Role, Dies at 91

Actress Piper Laurie, best known for her Oscar-nominated performance as the fanatical Margaret White in the 1976 horror film Carrie, has passed away at the age of 91. Laurie’s chilling portrayal of Carrie’s abusive, religiously extremist mother in the adaptation of Stephen King’s novel cemented her reputation as one of Hollywood’s most talented actresses in sinister roles. Her unhinged yet complex performance as the domineering Margaret White stole scenes opposite rising star Sissy Spacek as … Read The Full Article