Obituary: Susannah York

Actress Susannah York (b.1939) died on January 14. York appeared as Lara, Superman’s Kryptonian mother, in Superman, Superman II, and Superman IV: The Quest for Peace. Other genre films included Milo in the Land of Faraway, A Christmas Carol, and The Awakening. She was nominated for an Oscar for her appearance in They Shoot Horses, Don’t They and may be best known for her non-genre appearance in Tom Jones.