Lupe Ontiveros

Actress Lupe Ontiveros of the television show 'Rob' speaks during the CBS portion of the 2012 Television Critics Association Press Tour at The Langham Huntington Hotel and Spa on January 11, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Southland Actress Looked Over In Oscars’ “In Memoriam”

The “In Memoriam” bit of the Oscars is an important part of remembering those artists involved in motion pictures who are no longer with us. While the segment does not have enough time to remember every individual in Hollywood who was lost over the course of the previous year, this year’s Oscars excluded a well known local actress.


2012 Winter TCA Tour - Day 8

Funeral For Actress Lupe Ontiveros To Be Held Friday, Open To Public

Actress Lupe Ontiveros, who died of liver cancer last week at the age of 69, will be buried in Whittier Friday in services open to the public.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2012

2012 Winter TCA Tour - Day 8

Mexican-American Actress Lupe Ontiveros Dead At 69

Mexican-American actress Lupe Ontiveros has died at the age of 69. Ontiveros, who was suffering from liver cancer, passed away July 26.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/27/2012