Try digitalPLUS for 10 days for only $0.99

John Mills

Susannah York dies at 72; actress

Susannah York dies at 72; actress

Actress Susannah York became a star in the 1960s with performances in several high-profile films such as 1969's "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?" for which she received an Academy Award nomination. But she fought to be noticed for more than her striking appearance. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Susannah York: The obituary of actress Susannah York in the Jan. 17 LATExtra section misspelled the last name of author David Thomson as Thompson. — -------------------- "I always felt that I was a character actor," York told the Scotsman newspaper in 2008. "It bothered me that people would think of me as blonde and blue-eyed and that was it." ...