The world of cinema is in mourning. Marnie Schulenburg, a 37-year-old American actress died on May 17, 2022. She succumbed to stage 4 metastatic breast cancer while at a hospital in Bloomfield, New Jersey, as reported. announced its representative, Kyle Luker of Industry Entertainment. She was particularly known for her role as Alison Stewart in As the World Turns broadcast on CBS, but also for that of Jo Sullivan in You only live once on ABC.
Marnie Schulenburg was diagnosed with cancer in May 2020, after being mistaken for mastitis, five months after the birth of her daughter Coda. On social media, she had spoken about the beginning of her long battle with cancer, which she described as “the most insidious, inflammatory breast cancer that does not resemble the typical, more aggressive breast cancer that affects women. younger and disguises itself as a breastfeeding infection”.
Zack Robidas: ‘Don’t Say Marnie Lost Her Battle With Cancer’
After more than ten years of relationship, Marnie Schulenburg had married actor Zack Robidas in 2013. The couple who had met on the set of the series Succession were very united and often talked about the future, despite the diagnosis of cancer the actress. After his death, Zack Robidas made a point of evoking his wife on Facebook. “Please don’t say Marnie lost her battle with cancer. That’s just not true. I’ve watched her kick cancer ass every day since diagnosis,” he wrote. .
Sad news for the family of Marnie Schulenburg, who had a lot of hope. On Saturday, May 14, she had also shared photos with her daughter Coda, on the occasion of Mother’s Day. She had announced her joy at being released from the hospital in order to spend this very important day with her loved ones. The actress finally died less than a week later, just four days shy of her 38th birthday.
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