R.I.P. Zelda Rubinstein

Today Hollywood lost one of it's most distinctive character actresses: 76 year old , 4' 3" Zelda Rubinstein. Rubinstein best known as the diminutive psychic Tangina,who comes to the aid of a suburban family besieged by the paranormal in Tobe Hooper and Stephen Speilberg's horror classic Poltergeist.

Zelda Rubinstein was also well know as a tireless HIV/AIDS awareness activist and worked to raise the visibility and dignity of little people in society as well as in the entertainment industry.

                                                            Zelda will be sorely missed.

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