‘Poseidon Adventure’ Actress Carol Lynley Dies at 77

Lynley appeared in more than 100 films and television series, but her best-known role was as pop singer Nonnie Parry in 1972′s “The Poseidon Adventure.”

  • Published 7 September 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carol Lynley, a stage and screen actress who starred in the “The Poseidon Adventure” and appeared in numerous other film and television series, has died. She was 77. Lynley’s daughter Jill Selsman said her mother died in her sleep in Los Angeles. The actress had a lengthy Hollywood career, earning a Golden Globe nomination as a newcomer for the 1959 film “Blue Denim” about a teenager seeking an abortion. It was… Read at AP News