Mira Furlan, the actress greatest identified for her work on Lost and Babylon 5, has died on the age of 65. The information was introduced on social media by way of Furlan’s Twitter web page and a publish from Babylon 5 director J. Michael Straczynski. The reason for loss of life is unknown to the general public, nevertheless in his publish Straczynski wrote that the forged and crew of Babylon 5 had “identified for a while now that Mira’s well being was fading.” “Mira was a very good and type lady, a stunningly gifted performer, and a buddy to everybody within the forged and crew of ‘Babylon 5,’ and we’re all devastated by the information,” continued Straczynski’s publish. “The forged members with whom she was particularly shut because the present’s finish will want room to course of this second, so please be light if they’re unresponsive for a time. We’ve got been down this highway too typically, and it solely will get more durable.”
Born within the former Yugoslavia, Furlan was a member of the Croatian Nationwide Theatre earlier than she emigrated to the US in 1991. In 1993, she landed the position of Delenn within the area opera tv collection Babylon 5 which she would star in for its whole 5 season run. In 2004, she landed the position of Danielle Rousseau – a scientist who’d been shipwrecked on the present’s island 16 years earlier than the crash of the Oceanic Flight 815 – in ABC’s hit collection Misplaced. She’d go on to recur all through the collection over the course of its subsequent few seasons. Furlan additionally appeared in movies Great thing about Vice, Three For Happiness, Within the Jaws of Life, and Emir Kusturica’s Oscar-nominated When Father Was Away on Enterprise. She is survived by her husband director Goran Gajić and their son, Marko Lav Gajić.