Hollis Resnik, a Chicago actress who appeared in several memorable and critically acclaimed musical theater plays, has passed away. At the time, she was 67 years old. However, the cause of her death isn’t disclosed by her loved ones yet.
Hollis Resnik died Sunday at Swedish Covenant Hospital, where she had been hospitalized for the previous week or so, according to the Rev. Jim Heneghan, a longtime acquaintance. Thomas Mendel, her ex-husband, and a musician, was present.
The actress, according to Heneghan, was mulling a return to the concert stage this summer, but it won’t happen due to her death.
Details About Actress Hollis Resnik’s Death Cause?
According to Heneghan, she was transitioning gracefully into retirement, and she mentioned doing concerts. She looked at chances and parts in New York, but she didn’t want to fly there due to COVID fears. Hollis had reached a point in her life where she could pick and choose, carefully consider her alternatives, and take her time.
Among her musical theater roles was Fantine in Les Miserables, which she made her own for nearly two years in national touring productions in the 1980s, Aldonza in Man of La Mancha, Edith Beale in Grey Gardens, the Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz, and Eva Peron in Evita.
Ms. Resnik, a 12-time Joseph Jefferson Award winner, remarked about slowing down the frantic pace of her career in an interview with the Chicago Sun-Times about the production, implying that Sunset Boulevard might be her final big musical.
In 2019, she played Norma Desmond in Sunset Boulevard at Porchlight Music Theatre.
Hollis Resnik Husband And Married Life Explored
Hollis Resnik has been married to musician Tom Mendel for four years, and they have two cats and a dog at their North Side home. In their basement, they have a 16-track recording studio. Mendel recently finished a four-year run at the Apollo Theatre Center in Pump Boys and Dinettes.
However, no further details about their personal lives are published on the internet for anyone to see.
Her generosity, friendliness, and incredible experience should not be forgotten. Hollis, may you rest in peace.
Hollis Resnik Net Worth 2022 Update
The following is an estimate of Hollis Resnik’s net worth. She does not, however, provide the exact sum.
Hollis, who earned $3 million and has a net worth of $5 million, made the most of her money through her acting career.
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— Amy Matheny (@AmyMatheny) November 6, 2012
Her acting and books are the primary sources of her income. While her fans have exaggerated her income, the exact income is nowhere to be found on the internet.