Hollywood actor Alec Baldwin made a sad update on his official Instagram account and mourned Oscar-winning actress Olympia Dukakis with a beautiful tribute.
Olympia Dukakis, who gained fame with the movie Moonstruck, which was released in 1987 and won many awards, died last night. While it was stated that 89-year-old Dukakis was sick for a while, it was also stated that her daughter Christina Zorich was with her mother in her last moments.
The actress, who has been involved in many projects in theater, TV, and the big screen, became famous for her performance in the movie Moonstruck when she was 56 years old and won the Oscar award. Dukakis received the ‘Best Supporting Actress’ award for her performance. Dukakis played Cher’s mother in the movie, and this performance was greatly appreciated.
Dukakis worked with actors such as Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Melanie Griffith, and Kevin Spacey in the 1988 romantic comedy movie, Working Girl.
As soon as Alec Baldwin heard of his former co-star’s death, he jumped to Instagram and posted a photo of her receiving an Oscar, wishing her to sleep peacefully.
Here’s what Alec Baldwin captioned:
“Rest In Peace…”
See the Instagram post below.