Ex-As The World Turns' Celeste Holm Dies At 95 image

Celeste Holm (WENN.com)

Sad news.

Academy Award winner Celeste Holm passed away on Sunday July 15 at the age of 95. The actress played "As The World Turns'" Lauren Roberts in 1981 and began her impressive acting career in 1946 as Miriam Harrington in "Three Little Girls In Blue."

Over the years she's appeared in such film and Primetime roles as Abigail on "Nancy," Mabel Jarvis on "Fantasy Island," Isabella Alden on "Loving," Estelle Harris on "Archie Bunker's Place," Anna Rossini on "Falcon Crest," Hattie Greene on "Touched By An Angel" and "Promise Land," and recently finished two projects "Driving Me Crazy" and "College Debts." In 1948 she won an Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for "Gentleman's Agreement" as Anne Dettrey.

Soaps.com sends Holm's husband Frank Basile, their sons and the rest of their family and friends our deepest condolences.

Join us on Twitter @soapoperafan, and Facebook. Come tweet and Facebook with us about "As The World Turns," all the other soap operas, "Dallas," "Glee," "Grey’s Anatomy," "Vampire Diaries," and "Venice The Series."

- Amy Mistretta