Celebs we lost in 2021

A huge number of famous faces have passed away this year

Cloris Leachman (died January 27th, aged 94)

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Film and TV icon Cloris Leachman died in her sleep from natural causes at her home in California. During her career of more than seven decades, Leachman won eight Emmys from 22 nominations making her the most nominated and, along with Julia Louis-Dreyfus, most awarded actress in Emmy history. She also won a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for her role as the jaded wife of a closeted schoolteacher in the 1971 coming-of-age drama The Last Picture Show.

Leachman was also known for her performances in the sitcoms Raising Hope, Malcolm in the Middle, and Phyllis. Her most recent acting credits include Mad About You revival series, American Gods, and The Croods: A New Age.