Actress Natasha Richardson, daughter of actress Vanessa Redgrave and wife of actor Liam Neeson, has reportedly suffered a traumatic brain injury while skiing in Canada. Irish Central reports:
Natasha Richardson, the wife of Irish superstar Liam Neeson, has been critically injured in Canada, according to an insider at the Montreal hospital to which she was taken. Richardson, who was set to co-star with her mother, Vanessa Redgrave, in a Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim’s “A Little Night Music,” was apparently injured in a tragic ski accident and suffered a traumatic brain injury.It is not known whether Neeson is at his wife’s side…Richardson made her feature film debut as Mary Shelley in Ken Russell’s “Gothic” (1986). Her performance caught the attention of director Paul Schrader, who cast her in the title role in “Patty Hearst” (1988)…In 1995 she co-starred with Jodie Foster and Liam Neeson in “Nell” (1994) and, in 1998, in “The Parent Trap” (1998) with Dennis Quaid. Her recent films include “Blow Dry” (2001) released in 2001, and Ethan Hawke’s “Chelsea Walls” (2001).
Man, that was depressing. Here’s something that’s not depressing: ponies!