American film and television actress ‘Lupe Ontiveros’ has died. The star who was known for her role as convicted murderer of the singer in “Selena,” has passed away of liver cancer at the age of sixty nine on July 26, 2012.
Lupe‘s “Selena” co-star Jacob Vargas was at her bedside last night and tweeted,
“My friend Lupe Ontiveros just passed away. May you rest in peace. Thank you for your great contribution to film and TV. You will be missed.”
Some of Lupe‘s other roles include The Goonies, As Good As it Gets, Hill Strret Blues, Desperate Housewives, Veronica’s Closet and Cory in the House.
Ontiveros has left behind her husband and three adult children.