Anne Francis, the love interest in Forbidden Planet, is dead.
She died Jan. 2 at age 80.
Forbidden Planet was reviewed by Reel Popcorn Junkie in December 2010.
Her co-star in that film, Leslie Nielsen, also recently died.
Francis worked in film and television with credits including two episodes of the original Twilight Zone series (Jess-Belle, 1963 and The After Hours, 1960).