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Misty Upham Honored in 'In Memoriam' Tribute at SAG Awards

The Screen Actors' Guild acknowledged late Blackfeet Actress Misty Upham in its segment on actors who passed away in 2014.
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The late actress Misty Upham, Blackfeet, was included in the "In Memoriam" tribute at the 2015 Screen Actors Guild ceremony that aired Sunday night. Upham's face appeared, albeit briefly, alongside longer snippets of other late notables including Joan Rivers, Shirley Temple, James Garner, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Robin Williams.

Upham's promising career was cut short in October when she fell to her death, down the side of a ravine near the White River on the Muckleshoot Reservation in Washington state. Upham was known for her work in the critically-acclaimed Frozen River, for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. She was also in the films August: Osage County and Jimmy P. She is listed in the cast of the current release Cake, starring Jennifer Aniston.

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Here's a clip from the SAG Awards YouTube Channel. The "In Memoriam" segment starts at the nine-minute mark:

In November 2014, Upham was honored at greater length at the Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival: