Oscar-winning actress Cloris Leachman passes away

American actress Cloris Leachman, who won Academy Award for “The Last Picture Show" and eight Primetime Emmy Awards, has died at the age of 94.


"Cloris Leachman was a comedy legend. From a groundbreaking role on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" to the films of Mel Brooks and her Oscar-winning turn in Peter Bogdanovich's "The Last Picture Show," she never lost her ability to shock, delight and surprise us. She will be missed." - The Academy tweeted.