Actress Natasha Richardson has died

March 19th, 2009 - 9:54 am ICT by admin  

Natasha Richardson New York, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) — Actress Natasha Richardson died in New York City on Wednesday, just days after she suffered an apparent head injury from a skiing accident in Canada, BNO News has confirmed. She was 45. Her spokesperson released the following statement:

“Liam Neeson, his sons, and the entire family are shocked and devastated by the tragic death of their beloved Natasha. They are profoundly grateful for the support, love and prayers of everyone, and ask for privacy during this very difficult time.”

Rumors about her possible death first emerged on Monday after several media outlets reported she was brain dead and was being transported to New York City so her family had the opportunity to say goodbye before life support would be turned off.

The exact circumstances regarding her death were not immediately available. Richardson is the wife of actor Liam Neeson and they have two children.

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