Spider-Man Actress Found Dead

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted May 21, 2009 11:35 AM CDT
Lucy Gordon is shown in this 2007 file photo taken at the "Spider-Man 3" New York premiere.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Lucy Gordon, a British actress who played a small role in Spider-Man 3, was found dead in her Paris apartment yesterday, the Telegraph reports. The 28-year-old appears to have hanged herself. Elsewhere:

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