Entertainment world has lost its two veteran actors. Actress Juanita Moore, who is popular for her role in "Imitation of Life", passed away on Wednesday, January 1. Her grandson, actor Kirk Kelleykahn told The Associated Press that Moore collapsed and passed away at her home in Los Angeles. According to Kelleykahn, she was 99.
Moore received an Oscar nomination for her appearance in 1959's "Imitation of Life". The pioneering actress played Lana Turner's best friend in the Douglas Sirk-directed movie. In addition to the drama, Moore's other credits included "The Girl Can't Help It", "The Singing Nun", "Paternity", "The Kid" and TV series "The Alfred Hitchcock Hour", "Adam-12", "Judging Amy" and "". She is survived by Kelleykahn and two nephews.