|Born||Meredith Lee Hughes
31 May 1948
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
|Died||19 October 2014
|Cause of death||Colon cancer|
|Occupation||Broadcaster, actress, author|
(m. 1975–1976; divorced)
(m. 1981–1996; divorced)
(m. 2008–2014; her death)
Lynda Bellingham, OBE (born Meredith Lee Hughes; 31 May 1948 – 19 October 2014) was a Canadian-born English actress, broadcaster and author. She played the role of the mother in the long-running series of "Oxo Family" British TV adverts between 1983 and 1999.
References[change | change source]
- Richard Spillett, "Actress Lynda Bellingham dies after losing her battle with cancer - just days after the tears and laughter of her final emotional TV appearance", Mail Online, 20 October 2014.
- "Lynda Bellingham: Actress And Presenter Dies", Sky News, 20 October 2014.