Hilary Heath, a british actress who made her debut in the horror film’Witchfinder General’ in 1968, passed away last week at the age of 74. She is said to have died due to complications caused by coronavirus.
The actress was born in Liverpool, England. Her maiden name was Hilary Dwyer. She married Duncan Heath and launched the Duncan Heath Associates along with her husband. The couple later divorced. Besides acting, she was also into production. She financially supported films such as “An Awfully Big Adventure’ starring Hugh Grant and Alan Rickman in 1995 and Gary Old man’s ‘Nil by Mouth’ in 1997. Hilary also performed on London stage. She is survived by a son Daniel Heath who is a film composer and daughter Laura.